Teaching Assistant Grade 1
Required: 1st September 2021 - This role is temporary to 31st August 2022.
30 hours 50 mins per week - Term time only + TED. The working hours 8.40AM to 3.20PM Monday to Friday. A 30 minute lunch break is included each day.
We are seeking a Grade 1 Teaching Assistant with the skills and experience to support the Curriculum Support team. The appointed person must be enthusiastic and motivated to support our students across the school. Applicants must like working with young people, be reliable, have a sense of humour and be able to work as a member of a team. The post will involve working with individual students with specific needs, behaviour issues and supporting groups with subject specific ‘catch-up programmes’. The role may also involve the provision of personal care of children e.g. toileting.
A good general standard of education is also required (applicants must have minimum qualifications of GCSE grade C, or equivalent, in Maths and English). Relevant experience would be an advantage, although not essential.
The school is vibrant and friendly with an atmosphere of optimism and a ‘can do’ attitude. The successful candidate is assured full support for the professional development of their skills and aptitudes.
We seek a colleague who has:
- Strong problem-solving capability
- The temperament to work well under pressure
- Excellent communication/organisation skill
- The ability to relate well to students
In return we offer:
- A professional working environment
- A welcoming, friendly and supportive culture
- Opportunities for personal development
- A commitment to balanced leadership
This 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 candidate will undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS, where appropriate.
Further information and an application form are available on the school website. CVs will not be accepted
Closing date: Monday 21st June 2021 at 9.00am