Teaching Assistant – TV17917

Location
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School, Dartmouth Avenue, Walsall, WS3 1SP
Salary
Level 2 or Level 3 depending on qualifications Level 2: £9711 - £10989 / Level 3: £11204 - £14507
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
29 Jun 2017
Job Ref
WCED000000582
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time
Hours
Part-Time

Teaching Assistant – TV17917

27.5 hrs per week, term time only

Level 2 or Level 3 depending on qualifications

Level 2:  £9711 - £10989 / Level 3:  £11204 - £14507

Required to start September 2017

We are looking for a well-motivated and enthusiastic person to join our strong and supportive team of staff.

The successful candidate will be required to support the teaching and learning throughout the school, Year 2 in the first instance.

They must be prepared to carry out both one to one, group work or occasionally cover classes as necessary in addition to undertaking duties which support the education and well-being of pupils.  They will be expected to maintain the high standards established in our school and use strategies in liaison with the teacher to support pupils to support pupils to achieve their full potential in their learning.  They will also be expected to prepare, maintain and use any equipment/resources required in order to deliver the planned relevant leaning activity. 

This role requires the successful candidate to be well motivated and supportive of our Catholic Ethos.  It is essential they have a good understanding of child development.  Excellent literacy and numeracy skills are required with a minimum of GCSE Grade C in English Language.  RML would be an advantage but not essential. 

Please be advised, a short lesson observation with a small group of children will be expected as part of our interview process.

Further details and application forms are available from the School Office, St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School, Dartmouth Avenue, Walsall, WS3 1SP. Tel:  01922 720712, E-Mail:  postbox @st-thomas.walsall.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 27th June 2017

Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check is required for the successful applicant. Proof of identity and qualifications is also required.