The post is 30 hours per week for 39 weeks per year for 2 terms in the first instance.
We are looking for a suitably experienced Level 2 Teaching Assistant to work mainly with pupils with behavioural needs.
Applicants should have experience of working with young people who have social and emotional difficulties and other challenging behaviours. Applicants should have a calm, positive approach and plenty of patience. They should also understand approaches to challenging behaviour.
You will be working alongside a large supportive team of teaching assistants with a range of individual specialisms and will receive ongoing training opportunities.
Experience in delivering Talkabout and ELSA interventions would be an advantage as the successful candidate would be involved with planning and running 1-1 or small group interventions to improve the pupils' social, emotional and wellbeing needs as well as supporting pupils in class and helping with examinations.
St Illtyd’s Catholic High School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be required for all posts.