Permanent Vacancy

1 x 15 hours per week (Teaching Assistant Role)

Grade 15 point 3-4 (£9.78 – £9.98 per hour)

1 x 5 hours per week (Lunchtime Supervisory Role)

Grade 16 point 2 (£9.59 per hour)

Required from September 2022 (ideally Monday - Friday 9:00 - 1:00

The Children, Staff and Governors of this forward-thinking village primary school are seeking to appoint a reliable, conscientious and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join their team. The role comes with an additional lunchtime supervisory contract.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have the flexibility to work in either Key stage 1 or Key stage 2 classes supporting the teaching and learning of all children within the class
  • Provide nurture and support the well-being of our children by; monitoring play, mediating with disagreements and upholding the school values
  • Be willing to contribute to the wider life of the school supporting with other duties when needs arise
  • Carry out interventions and booster groups to accelerate learning
  • Be a reflective person, who shows initiative to support all of our children to achieve their full potential
  • Have relevant and recent experience of working within a Primary school setting
  • Firmly believe that every child can be successful in learning
  • Have a good level of English and Mathematics (GCSE grade C or equivalent). Other qualifications such as a NVQ level 3 would be an advantage

West Pennard School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and has a culture of vigilance to support this. Any offer of employment will be subject to a disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service and all relevant pre-employment checks.

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Deadline for applications: Friday 22nd July 2022

Interview date: Tuesday 26th July 2022

Application forms should be sent to the school office by post or email the School Administration Officer This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.