Teaching Assistant Grade 1 (Upper Key Stage 2)
Required as soon as possible - 12 month contract (with the possibility of extending beyond)
30 hours (Approximately 5.5 hours per day, plus some lunch cover)
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, creative, inspirational and dedicated Teaching Assistant to work within KS2 supporting individual, specified children on a 1:1 basis and small groups.
The ideal candidate should be qualified in one of the following qualifications or equivalent:
- Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools.
- Level 3 Teaching Assistant Diploma.
- Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
- Level 2 Teaching Assistant Certificate.
- Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
Or have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working within a Primary School in a similar role.
They would need to have a patient, caring attitude and have good numeracy and literacy skills. Candidates must have GCSE Maths and English at grade c or above (or equivalent). They should be flexible to work across the key stages and in all areas of the curriculum.
The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring our school provides the very best education for every pupil. They will implement agreed work programs with individuals or groups of children and support teaching staff in the development and education of pupils.
In return, Franche Community Primary School can offer you:
• Friendly, enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
• A highly skilled and dedicated staff team
• Supportive parents and grandparents
• A happy working environment
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including, local authority pension and sickness benefits, along with the opportunity for continuous professional development in a one of the leading local schools
Franche Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service
Please complete Worcestershire County Council Application Form and submit to Mrs A Bill, Franche Community Primary School, Chestnut Grove, Kidderminster, DY11 5QB or via e-mail to:
Closing date: 9:00 am Friday 7th May 2021
Interview date: Week beginning Monday 10th May 2021