Teaching Assistant 1:1 Support x2

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 21/02/2019 12:00
£9,712 - £9,931 (TBC)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Post Number:
Closing date:
21 Feb
Further Information

Croftway Academy
William Street
NE24 2HP

Teaching Assistant x2 to include 1: 1 support - required as soon as possible

Grade C (SCP 11 – 13) 25 hours per week term time only + 5 INSET days £9,712 - £9,931 pa
(£17,007 - £17,391 pro rata)

Vacancy reference: CW/1:1TAx2/FEB19/EJ

We are seeking to appoint two highly motivated 1:1 Teaching Assistants to join our enthusiastic team of professionals. These posts are fixed term to provide 1:1 support for two pupils within Croftway Academy. One of these pupils requires a support assistant who has been trained in peg feeding.

You will perform a key role in supporting the child’s learning in all its aspects. You will work directly with the pupil, prepare the resources, 1:1 curriculum delivery and work on areas of Passport to Learning.

The successful candidate will:

• Hold a relevant Level 3 Child Care or Teaching Assistants qualification
• Confidently support quality first teaching of children alongside the class teacher
• Have good numeracy, literacy and communication skills
• Have some knowledge of different intervention programmes, for example, precision teaching and be willing to engage in further training.
• Be willing to help with self-care skills if needed.
• Have a commitment to safeguarding and well-being of children
• Be able to use ICT to support learning

Experience in working with children with children with specific needs/SEN, would be desirable though not essential.

You will work as a member of an established team and will contribute to the wider school community. You will also need to demonstrate the ability to work with teachers and also work independently to support pupils.

For an application form and further details, please contact WISE Academies Head Office, Borodin Avenue, Sunderland SR5 4NX, e-mail recruitment@wiseacademies.co.uk quoting the vacancy reference above or contact WISE Academies Head Office Tel 0191 7070125 Ext 5 to whom completed applications must be returned.

WISE Academies safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Local Safeguarding Board Procedures.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service

Closing date: Noon on Thursday 21st February 2019
Shortlisting: Monday 25th February 2019
Interviews: TBC

Please note
This job is closed for applications.