Teaching Assistant SEN
Hours per week: 32.5 per week, term time only
Contract Type: Permanent
Yarnfield Primary School
Telephone Number: 0121 693 0362
Email Address: email@example.com
Job Start Date: September 2021
We are currently seeking to recruit enthusiastic, dedicated and hardworking Teaching Assistant to join our team at Yarnfield Primary. Applicants should have at least NVQ Level 2 in childcare or an equivalent qualification, however applicants with proven, relevant experience will also be considered.
As a 1:1 child specific Teaching Assistant you will be responsible in promoting the learning, personal development and personal care of a pupil to whom you will be assigned to enabling them to make best use of the educational opportunities available to them. The successful candidate will have proven experience in a primary setting, excellent communication skills with children, parents and professionals and a sound knowledge and understanding of pupils with special educational needs. Additional training and guidance will be readily available in support of this role.
If you are passionate about improving the lives of children and have the skills we are looking for, then we would love to receive an application from you.
Yarnfield Primary School is a three-form entry primary school with a 52-place nursery, serving a diverse community in south Birmingham. Our school is on an exciting journey whose recent improvements have been recognised by OFSTED. Our aim, drive and ambition is to provide the children with real, purposeful high quality learning experiences which inspire and motivate them in achieving their very best.
About the Trust
Why work for us?
The Trust offers:
• A strong focus on staff care and wellbeing
• High quality training and support in and across academies
• A clear career pathway
• Employee assistance programme
• Employee discount schemes
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
Informal Visit: Please ring school to book an appointment.
Closing Date: 26 August 2021, 12 midday
If the potential of this role is of interest to you and you have the qualities we are looking for then please download an application pack from our website
Completed application forms should be submitted to: Recruitment@summitlearningtrust.org.uk
Interview date: Week commencing 6th September 2021
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work. All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.
Applicants please note: This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.