1:1 Teaching Assistant - Afternoons - Whittington Primary School
WHITTINGTON PRIMARY SCHOOL
Head Teacher: Mrs Nichola Leeson
Common Lane, Whittington, Lichfield, Staffs. WS14 9LG
Tel: 01543 432487
Fax: 01543 432764
Web Site: www.whittington-school.co.uk
1:1 Teaching Assistant - Afternoons
Teaching Assistant Grade 4
10 hours per week
Term time only (37 hours) £18,795 pro rata
The Governors are seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to support a pupil with additional needs. The successful candidate will work in the afternoons with a pupil with Autism and social and emotional needs. They will need to be innovative and enthusiastic and be able to adapt our curriculum to meet the need of the pupil alongside supporting the targets on an individual education plan. We will consider applications from experienced Teaching Assistants as well as those beginning their careers.
We are focused on ensuring that all children thrive in a nurturing environment, make at least good progress and experiences a wealth of learning opportunities through an adapted delivery of our curriculum. The successful candidate will be someone who:
• supports the vision and ethos of our school
• is dedicated to ensuring the overall well-being of pupils
• can manage the intimate care of pupils if required
• has an understanding of Autism and social and emotional needs, although training can be provided
• fosters excellent working relationships with parents and carers
The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Check through the confidential process administered by the Disclosure and Barring Service. A conviction may not exclude candidates from the job, but it will be considered as part of the recruitment process.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils and expects all staff to share this commitment.
The successful candidate will also be reference checked.
Applicants are welcome to visit the school by appointment only and the closing date for applicants is 12pm on Friday 18th June.
Visit arrangements and completed application forms are organised via email@example.com
Please quote ‘1:1 Teaching Assistant – Afternoons’ on your application form.