Enhanced Teaching Assistant

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 27/02/2019 23:59
Grade 5, £18,870 - £21,074 pro rata
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Michael’s RC Primary School
Closing date:
27 Feb
Further Information

Required for 23rd April 2019
Temporary until 17 July 2020 - subject to funding
37 hours per week - Term Time Only plus 2 weeks

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated 1:1 Teaching Assistant to join our enthusiastic team of professionals. This post is fixed term, subject to funding, to provide 1:1 support for a pupil in Early Years.

St. Michael’s RC Primary School is a happy, welcoming and highly respected Catholic school providing a very good education for all our pupils.

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.

The successful candidate will:

• Hold a relevant Level 3 Child Care or Teaching Assistants qualification
• Be experienced in working with children with specific needs/SEN and challenging behaviour
• Have good numeracy, literacy and communication skills
• Have some knowledge of intervention programmes 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 sympathetic to the teachings of the Catholic Church
• Have the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues as part of a team
• Have the commitment to contribute to the life of the school

Visits to the school are encouraged by prior arrangement with the Head Teacher/School Business Manager by telephoning the school on 0191 373 1205.
Applicants must complete the CES application form.
Durham County Council application forms are not acceptable and will not be considered.

Application packs are available by contacting the School Office
on 0191 373 1205, emailing stmichaels@durhamlearning.net or downloading the above documents.

Application forms should be returned to St Michael’s RC Primary School, Esh Village, Durham, DH7 9QY by 3.30pm on Wednesday 27th February 2019.
Shortlisting: Thursday 28th February 2019
Interviews: Thursday 5th March 2019

You will be an employee of the Board of Governors of the school.
The Governing Body and the Diocese are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults and the Headteacher must ensure that the highest priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard them. The successful candidate will be required to obtain an Enhanced check for Regulated Activity from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This post is not open to job share.

Essential Qualifications: Level 3 Child Care or Teaching Assistants qualification
5 GCSES A-C including Maths and English

Closing date : 27th February
Interview date: 5th March

St Michael’s RC Primary School
Esh Village,

Telephone: 0191 373 1205
Email: stmichaels@durhamlearning.net
Website: www.stmichaelsesh.durham.sch.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.