Teaching Assistant Grade 3

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 12/12/2019 23:59
£18,426 - £19,171 (pro rata)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Bluebell Meadow Primary School
Closing date:
12 Dec
Further Information

Temporary/Full Time/ Term Time Only

We are looking for someone with a passion and commitment to working with children to join our school as a temporary Teaching Assistant. Required until 31 July 2020 further to review.

The successful candidate will be reliable, well-organised, have good communication skills and be able to work flexibly, to meet the needs of the school to raise standards.

They must:
• have experience of acting as key person in a Primary School setting
• be able to support the work of other Teaching assistants
• be an outstanding, creative, enthusiastic practitioner, who will support the excellent work developed throughout the school
• have the skills experience and knowledge to work with children and demonstrate high standards of classroom practice, to promote and develop their learning
• have a good understanding of current educational thinking and initiatives
• be a caring and understanding person, who enjoys working with children and is committed to supporting high standards and enjoyment for learning
• have the ability to work in a close team to achieve the best for our children and the school community
• be able to work flexibly and adapt to the needs of the school

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification, in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Bluebell Meadow Primary School is committed to the safety and protection of its children.

Applicants should have the appropriate qualifications –:
NNEB, NVQ 3 or CACHE level 3 or BTEC Level 3 or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline
5 GCSE’s (including Maths and English) grades A-C

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

This job is open to job share.

Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory CRB Enhanced Disclosure.

Closing date : Thursday 12th December
Interview date : Tuesday 19th December

Application forms should be returned to the school.

Bluebell Meadow Primary School
Elwick View,
Trimdon Village,
TS29 6JU

Tel: 01429 880349
Email: bluebellmeadow@durhamlearning.net
Website: www.bluebellmeadow.school

Please note
This job is closed for applications.