Teaching Assistant / Vocational Instructor
The purpose of the post is to work under the direction of teaching/senior staff, to implement agreed work programs with individuals/groups, in or out of the classroom. This could include those requiring detailed and specialist knowledge in particular areas and will involve assisting the teacher in the whole planning cycle and the management/preparation of resources. Staff may also supervise whole classes on occasions and may take lead with groups of students within a vocational setting. Our vocational curriculum incorporates activities such as outdoor education, boxing, cooking and sport, with the successful candidate being heavily involved in the delivery of this curriculum. The primary focus will be to engage pupils and keep pupils on task.