Salary: Hay 10 (£6,924 -£7,348 per annum)
Hours: 15 per week, Monday to Friday mornings
This is a fixed term post until 31st August 2021 pending a staff review
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a teaching assistant at Bailey’s Court, to join our EYFS team. We seek an enthusiastic and creative TA who is committed to encouraging high standards in all aspects of school life and is able to support the learning of individuals / groups of children. In return, we can offer the right person a fantastic and supportive environment working with our lovely children.
Responsibilities in supporting the children will include:
Clarifying and explaining instructions;
Ensuring the child is able to use equipment and materials provided;
Motivating and encouraging the child as required, whilst encouraging independence;
Assisting in a range of areas, e.g. language, mathematics, reading, spelling, handwriting/presentation, behaviour, etc.;
Assisting class teacher to develop appropriate resources to support the children;
Liaising with class teacher about and helping to implement individual provision plans (IPPs).
To record observations and summarise the children’s achievements in line with EYFS requirements
To develop methods of promoting/reinforcing the child’s self-esteem.
Responsibilities in supporting the class teacher will include:
To assist with teaching groups of children as directed by the class teacher.
To participate in cover arrangements for absent staff.
To assist with any personal or medical needs of the children that may arise.
To participate in the evaluation of the support programme.
To provide regular feedback about the children to the teacher.
To assist with displays, filing, tidying, photocopying and the maintenance of resources.
To be a member of the staff duty rotas.
This role will involve whole class teaching.
Knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework is essential.
To gain an insight into our school, you may want to have a look at our website
Closing date: Friday 12th June, 12noon
Interview date: Week commencing 22nd June, more details to follow after shortlisting
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.
Bailey's Court 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.