We currently have 1 vacancy.

Teaching Assistant Post (Maternity Cover)

Salary: Grade 2 pt 10-13 (£15,613 - £16,302) depending on experience and qualifications
Hours to be worked: 27.5
Start time/end time: 8:45 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 15:15

Are you passionate about the development of children?
Our school is a thriving environment which has recently been rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted. We are driving forwards with our constant journey to improve and develop. We support pupils from a range of backgrounds and are currently looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to be part of our team to cover maternity leave starting from Monday 29th January 2018. We are looking for a dedicated individual who has high expectations of pupil behaviour, progress and attainment.

You would be expected to:
Support for pupils
Undertake a range of tasks to support learning e.g. supporting literacy and numeracy work as directed by the class teacher. This may be work with small groups or individuals.
Work with pupils, either one-to-one or in small groups, some of whom may have additional educational or emotional needs.
As appropriate, look after sick/upset pupils and attend to physical needs.
Support for the teacher
Provide support for the teacher during lessons, e.g. through directed work on the Literacy or Numeracy strategy and other curriculum areas, or supervising small groups of pupils whilst the teacher is carrying out assessments.
Preparation of materials for a lesson.
Maintain records of pupil needs and progress.
Assist teaching staff to ensure that the aims and objectives of the School and wider Academy are achieved.
Support for school
Support all expectations relating to safeguarding pupils and their families.
Attend and contribute to appropriate review meetings, if required by the Head Teacher.
Support a wider range of school activities which may include extra-curricular opportunities.
The duties and responsibilities of any post may change from time to time, and post holders may be expected to carry out other work not explicitly mentioned above which is considered to be appropriate to the level of responsibility vested in the post.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 18th January 2018 at 1pm
Interview date: Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Proposed start date: Monday 19th February 2018