Teaching Assistant Level 1 or 2
31.5 Hours per Week
Fixed term contract to: 19 July 2019
Required from: September 2018
If you have a passion for connecting with young children with special needs or those who have a disability and can make a difference to their lives, then we want to hear from you.
Working for Ridgeway School, you will have the opportunity to improve the quality of learning of our pupils who all have a statement of special needs. The job isn’t always easy, but it is extremely rewarding.
We are looking to increase the number of teaching assistants in our classrooms at both Level 1 & 2: fixed term until 19th July 2019 during term-time, including inset days. This is a wonderful chance for anyone with the above enthusiasm and caring nature to join our team.
Training will be provided if required, but you do need to make sure that you meet the minimum requirements of our Person Specification.
Those interested in Level 1 must have a GCSE in literacy and numeracy and understand special educational needs.
Level 2 requires a minimum GCSE English and maths at grades A-C, O level grades A-C or CSE grade 1, with the ability to plan own workload when required.
Previous experience of teaching assistant work is desirable.
You will be required to produce relevant certificates, demonstrating your qualifications on the day of interview if you are shortlisted.
Additional Information & How to Apply
Ridgeway School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Please email your completed application and equality form to Emma Stoney, Office Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
CVs alone cannot be accepted. If you have not heard anything by 30th September, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.
Please note: Ridgeway School will be closed during the summer holidays, therefore postal or hand delivered applications cannot be accepted.
Closing date : 9.00am, Monday 3rd September 2018
We are extremely proud of our school and our pupils; and will arrange for a tour to be included on the day of interview.
Ridgeway School, Deansway, Warwick, CV34 5DF
Tel : 01926 491987 Fax : 01926 836959
Website : www.ridgewaysch.co.uk