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Teaching Assistant Level 2 - Roman Road Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
29/10/2019
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 13/11/2019 23:59
Salary:
Grade D, SCP 5-6 £18,795 - £19,171 pro rata to term time only and hours worked. Initially fixed term to 31st August 2020
Hours per week:
15 Hours 30 Minutes
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
192871
Employment Location:
Roman Road Primary School
Closing date:
13 Nov
Further Information

Required for December 2019

The Governing Body of Roman Road Community Primary School wish to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant term time only. We are looking for someone who is flexible and a confident team player who has experience of working with children in a school or a similar setting.
Working hours are 8.45am – 12.00pm Monday to Thursday.
1pm – 3.30pm afternoon session (day negotiable)

You should have:

A NVQ/CACHE Level 2 for Teaching Assistants/Childcare or equivalent.
Worked or cared for children of a relevant age.
Good literacy and numeracy skills.
Understanding of child development and learning.
Understanding of KS2 curriculum and other learning programmes and strategies.
Understanding of relevant policies/codes of practice and awareness of legislation.
Effective use of IT to support learning.
Good communication skills.
Ability to encourage pupils to fulfil their potential, offering choice, support and praise.
Ability to encourage high standards of pupil discipline at all times and deal with any behaviour giving cause for concern.
Ability to work as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and own position within these.

In return we can offer:

A diverse and vibrant learning community with enthusiastic and engaging children with ‘can do’ attitudes.
A positive, caring ethos and culture.
An excellent state of the art learning environment which is extremely well resourced.
A team of hardworking, dedicated and friendly colleagues.
A supportive and effective governing body.
Professional development opportunities and experiences.

Roman Road Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, references will be sought, and successful candidates will have to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Closing date is Wednesday 13th November 2019.

Applicants who have been shortlisted will be informed by Friday 15th November 2019. Those who are unsuccessful in being shortlisted will not be contacted. Interviews will take place on the morning of Thursday 28 November 2019.

Online applications only at www.gateshead.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.