Teaching Assistant (Level 3) - The Wilfred Owen School
The Wilfred Owen School
Woodcote Way, Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, SY2 5SH
Tel: 01743 282360
Teaching Assistant (Level 3)
Grade 6 (SCP 7-11)
30 hours per week, term time only
This post is temporary in the first instance
Required from 19th April 2021 (or earlier subject to safer recruitment checks)
The School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Level 3 Teaching Assistant to support a child in school with significant medical needs. Hours of work will be Monday to Friday 8.45am to 3.15pm.
We are looking for a dynamic, positive and determined member of staff. Under the instruction and guidance of the teaching staff, health care staff and other professionals, you will undertake educational activities and attend to the educational, medical and social needs of the child in order to support their learning and development and to ensure their safety.
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, creative and enthusiastic to inspire and achieve the very best outcomes for the child. You will be happy to work independently and as part of a wider support team. Commitment to embrace new ideas and challenges whilst having a strong approach to pastoral support for the child is essential. You will be able to work under pressure and remain calm in all situations. Experience of Makaton would be an advantage.
As a school, we strive to ensure that we are fully inclusive, therefore any additional skills or experience that you can offer to support these areas would be beneficial.
We offer a positive and thriving school environment, a great team of staff and a commitment to continuing professional development.
The Wilfred Owen School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff, volunteers and visitors to share the commitment. Visits to the school are welcome.
Further details and an application form are available below, from the School Office on 01743 282360 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 24th February 2021
Interview date: week commencing 8th March 2021