Teaching Assistant 1:1 Support

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
01/06/2020 12:00
SCP 3 – 4: £10,361 - £10,568 per annum (£18,065 - £18,426 pro rata)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Post Number:
Closing date:
1 Jun
Further Information

Morpeth Road Academy
Bates Avenue
NE24 5TQ

2 x Teaching Assistants to include 1:1 support
SCP 3 – 4: £10,361 - £10,568 per annum (£18,065 - £18,426 pro rata)
25 hours per week, term time only plus 5 INSET days
Required for September 2020
Vacancy reference: MR/2x1:1TA/SEPT20/EJ

We are seeking to appoint two highly motivated 1:1 Teaching Assistants to join our enthusiastic team of professionals. This post is fixed term to provide 1:1 support for two pupils within Morpeth Road Academy. Each post is for 25 hours per week.

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 Assistant 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 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 pack and further details, please see the supporting documents section of this advert. For any queries, please contact WISE Recruitment Team by telephone 0191 7070125 [option 5] or e-mail recruitment@wiseacademies.co.uk

Completed application forms can be returned by email to recruitment@wiseacademies.co.uk

Please quote the vacancy reference on your application form.

WISE Academies safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Northumberland 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: 12 noon on Monday 1st June 2020

Interviews: TBC