DBS954/21 SEN Teaching Assistant - Monkhouse Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/06/2021 12:30
£15,806.08 - £16,408.60 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Monkhouse Primary School, Wallington Avenue, North Shields, NE30 3SH
Number of posts:
Closing date:
16 Jun
Further Information

Be Part of Something Very Special!
Are you looking for a new challenge? This is an exciting opportunity to play a role in moving our school forward.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and motivated teaching assistant with a commitment to foster a positive mind-set for our pupils and enhance the quality of teaching and learning in school. The specific role is working with and supporting the learning of children with specific learning difficulties, ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder), ADHD, Dyscalculia and dyslexic tendencies. We have a friendly staff and we want to find a TA who will add to our positive school ethos and thriving team! An opportunity not to be missed.

We are a forward thinking school, developing a Project Based Learning curriculum, equipped with Apple technology throughout. Every single child matters and we are looking for staff who are committed to making a difference.

The post is fixed term until 31st August 2022, 37 hours per week, term time only over 195 days.

What we can offer:
240 amazing, positive, hardworking and respectful children;
Apple technology throughout school – for all staff and pupils;
Work with a fantastic team;
A full induction programme;
Bespoke continuing professional development opportunities;
A friendly, supportive and vibrant environment to work in;
A caring ethos and commitment to work / life balance;
High expectations of pupil attainment and achievement.

What we are looking for:
A person who can be a positive role model and is highly resilient;
A dynamic and enthusiastic practitioner;
A belief in the empowerment of children, with the ability to build positive relationships throughout the school community;
A sense of humour.

Monkhouse Primary School is committed to Safeguarding and the Protection of its pupils. The successful candidate will have to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

The closing date for this post will be Wednesday 16th June 12.30pm. Shortlisting will take place on the same day and interviews scheduled for Tuesday 22nd June. These may be face to face following social distance guidelines.

The successful candidate will need an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). Application forms are available from Miss Hannah Gilroy, Office Manager, office@monkhouseprimary.co.uk after Thursday 3rd June or you can download an Application pack from the school website www.monkhouseprimary.co.uk.

Completed applications must be printed and returned to school. Please do not send an electronic copy.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.