Teaching assistant Level 1 - Amble First School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
14/08/2020 12:00
£9,193 - £9,377
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Amble First School
Post Number:
Closing date:
14 Aug
Further Information

Our popular and successful school, wish to appoint:

Teaching Assistant to support pupils with SEN needs in Key Stage 2 (fixed term contract, starting 1st September 2020 or as soon thereafter until 31st August 2021 or when the child leaves Amble First School)

To support children in Key Stage 2
Level 1, Band 2
22.5 hours per week

The posts require:
• a minimum, relevant NVQ level 2 qualification in Early Years such as NNEB, BTEC, or similar
• experience of working in partnership with parents, carers, and other agencies,
• a good standard of written and oral English and Maths.

Duties and key result areas:
• Attend to the personal needs of pupils that may include social, health, physical, hygiene and welfare objectives,
• Supervise and support children in their access of learning including the implementation of Individual Education Plans,
• Assist with the planning of the curriculum,
• Establish good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and responding to the needs of each individual child,
• Actively promote inclusive practice within the classroom setting to ensure acceptance of all children,
• Encourage children to act independently as appropriate and foster self-esteem,
• Encourage children to play and interact with one another,
• Encourage children to engage in, and participate in learning activities lead by the class teacher,
• Encourage children to act independently as appropriate,
• Carry out observations and assessments
• Help set up and tidy the learning environment (indoor and out)
• Ensure that all children are kept safe

Amble First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Further information about the school, including policies can be found on our website: www.amblefirst.northumberland.sch.uk

For further details and application pack, please visit the Northumberland County Council website jobs page.

Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by post or by e-mail, no later than midday on Friday 14th August. Shortlisting and interviews will be during the week beginning 17th August.

School Name: Amble First School
Full address: Edwin Street, Amble, Northumberland
Postcode: NE65 0EF
Tel.: 01665710388
e-mail: admin@amblefirst.northumberland.sch.uk
Website address: www.amblefirst.northumberland.sch.uk