EYFS Teaching Assistant
30 hours per week.
8.45 am - 12.10 pm EYFS
12.10 - 1.10 pm 30 minutes lunchtime duty and 30 minute break
1.10 pm - 3.15 pm EYFS
Term-time only + 2 Inset Days
Interview date: Thursday 20th June
Required from 2nd September 2019.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and adaptable teaching assistant to join our supportive and experienced EYFS team. The successful candidate will work closely with the SENCO and class teacher to provide appropriate levels of support to a child with additional needs. There will be lots of opportunities for further development of existing skills and understanding in supporting children with needs.
This role is a temporary appointment linking to high needs funding, initially to support a child with additional needs in EYFS, until the end of August 2020, or reviewed due to changes in funding.
This is a school which is ambitious for its pupils and is very keen on developing our staff’s capabilities. Training will be provided and encouraged and you will be supported and valued in our motivated and caring team.
Candidates need to be aware that this is a Catholic school and it is important that candidates feel able to support and uphold this ethos fully.
The successful candidate will possess a clear vision of a faith-based approach to education and will be fully supportive and committed to the Catholic tradition of the school. The attached pack includes an application form (including Rehabilitation of Offenders & Recruitment Monitoring), Job Description and Person Specification and candidates should ensure that supporting letters address the areas highlighted in the application pack as well as outlining their educational philosophy.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Certificate
All staff and volunteers are subject to a Enhanced Disclosure Barring check before taking up their new position and will support our rigorous safeguarding procedures.
St John's Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.