We are seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant who is a passionate, dedicated and enthusiastic individual, with a sense of humour, to join our highly committed team. The post will involve supporting the learning needs of a pupil on a 1:1 basis, commencing Monday 4th January 2021.
The ideal candidate would be educated to NVQ level 3 and have experience of supporting children with specific learning difficulties at lower KS2.
We are seeking someone who will: • Effectively promote the inclusive ethos and values of our school • Support the daily routines and requirements of a pupil • Deliver high quality learning experiences • Work as an effective team player • Have high expectations of all children’s achievement and a commitment to inspiring learners • Be self-motivated, flexible and adaptable • Demonstrate initiative.
We would expect you to have: Knowledge of Phonics, letters and sounds formation • Excellent personal and communication skills • GCSE Maths and English (or equivalent) at grade C+ • Competent IT skills • Organisational skills and be able to work independently recording children’s progress.
Main duties are: • To deliver a bespoke intervention programme • To assist and support the teacher in the delivery of learning activities • To help the pupil develop the skills required in all subject areas • To assist the Designated Teacher/Support Staff with resources required for any activity • To help with the care and support of a pupil individually and in groups • Communicate effectively with staff.
Closing Date: Monday 16th November 2020 at 12 noon. Interviews: Thursday 19th November 2020.
Byley Primary School & Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment. References will be sought prior to interview for shortlisted candidates. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.