L3 Teaching Assistant - ref: TV57918
Short Heath Federation
Lane Head Nursery,
Rosedale C of E Infant School,
Short Heath Junior School
LEVEL 3 Teaching Assistant, Term Time Only
32½hrs a week
Grade G5 £19,819 - £23,111 Pro-Rata to hours worked. Actual Salary from £10.27 per hour
Our Federation offers a unique opportunity for the very best teaching assistants to work in a single phase school, as well as the chance to work alongside colleagues from other phases, in order to enhance your professional development.
An opportunity exists in our Federation schools for a Level 3 Teaching Assistant who will inspire our children, ensuring they make good progress and enjoy learning. Your specialism may be in Early Years, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2.
If you are an energetic, enthusiastic and outstanding TA, we want you from January 2019.
We can offer permanent and fixed term contracts.
For this role, we are especially interested in finding a Teaching Assistant with experience of, or training in, the Principles of Nurture as advocated by Nurture Group UK. You will have a working knowledge of Attachment and Trauma in children and how adverse childhood experiences can affect some children’s ability to reach their true potential." If that's not you yet, but it's something you really want to know more about, we can offer extensive training.
Applications are invited from candidates who:
Enjoy motivating and exciting children about learning
Have the ability to work as part of a team
Are able to use their own initiative
Are skilled at using teacher’s planning to deliver in class support, individual and small group intervention
Have GCSE Grade C or equivalent in English and Maths
Are able to support children to be independent learners
Are keen to develop themselves and others
Are imaginative, energetic, enthusiastic and hardworking
Nurture and encourage children to fulfil their potential
We can offer
Enthusiastic, highly motivated, happy children and families!
A strong dedicated team, who are committed to maintaining high standards whilst still having fun!
A structured programme of CPD, working closely with colleagues in our federated schools
We can only accept applications completed on a Walsall Council application form. If you can see yourself being part of our team, you can download an application pack from our website - www.shortheathfederation.org.uk . We would love you to come and see what life is like here – telephone the school office on 01902 368499 or 01902 368910 to book a tour.
Short Heath Federation is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, keeping children safe in education and promoting British Values in school and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure check and a completed Disqualification by Association form, along with relevant pre-employment checks, including two suitable professional references.
Closing date for applications is 12.00 NOON, Monday 17th December 2018.
Interviews will be held during that week.