Teaching Assistant - Rickleton Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/09/2019 23:59
Grade 3 (SCP 7-11 £19,554-£21,166) pro rata
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Rickleton Primary School
Closing date:
16 Sep
Further Information

Rickleton Primary School
Vigo Lane
Washington NE38 9EZ
Tel: 0191 4155050

Email: info@rickletonprimary.co.uk www.rickletonprimary.co.uk

Head teacher: Mrs J Price

Teaching Assistant Required as soon as possible

Term time only Fixed Term Position for 1 year Full time 37 hours per week

Grade 3 (SCP 7-11 £19,554-£21,166) pro rata

The Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our excellent school. We promote an ethos of learning and achievement for all and are looking for a highly skilled, hard working person who is passionate about teaching and learning.

Purpose of the job:
Provide support and guidance to children and engage with them, by removing barriers to learning in order to promote effective participation, enhance individual learning, raise aspirations and encourage children to achieve their potential.

The successful candidate will have:

• Experience of working with children.

• The ability to work as part of a team developing support strategies for children across the school, to remove barriers to learning.

• The ability to be creative and use initiative to engage a child.

• The ability to build effective relationships with children and stay calm under pressure or in frustrating situations.

• Experience in communicating effectively with the line manager to provide feedback on successes, areas for development or concerns.

Rickleton Primary School safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Safeguarding Procedures.

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

Closing date for applications Monday 16th September

Interviews will take place Friday 20th September

Person Specification, job description and application from can be found on the school website or by emailing school info@rickletonprimary.co.uk

Please return completed applications marked for the attention of Mrs J Green

Please note
This job is closed for applications.