Teaching Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/11/2018 23:59
£ Grade C (SCP 11 – 13)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Closing date:
16 Nov
Further Information

Malvin’s Close Academy
Albion Way
NE24 5BL

Teaching Assistant to include 1: 1 support

Grade C (SCP 11 – 13) 32 hours per week term time only + 5 days

Required as soon as possible

Vacancy reference: MC/TA1:1med/Nov18/JEB

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated 1:1 Teaching Assistant to join our enthusiastic team of professionals. This post is fixed term to provide 1:1 support for a pupil within Malvin’s Close Academy.

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 as well as supporting with tube feeding.

The successful candidate will:

• Be PEG Trained
• Hold a relevant Level 3 Child Care or Teaching Assistants qualification
• Be experienced in working with children with specific needs/SEN
• 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

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. Experience in working with children with Autism would be advantageous.

For an application form and further details, please contact WISE Academies Head Office, Borodin Avenue, Sunderland SR5 4NX, e-mail recruitment@wiseacademies.co.uk quoting the vacancy reference above or contact WISE Academies Head Office Tel 0191 7070125 Ext 5 to whom completed applications must be returned.

WISE Academies safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland 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: 16 November 2018
Shortlisting: 19 November 2018
Interviews: 22 November 2018

Please note
This job is closed for applications.