Post Ref: 13880/8026
LEVEL 2 TEACHING ASSISTANTS – 3 posts
Salary: £11,866 to £12,346
Contract: Temporary, 27.5 hours / 39 weeks per year
Abbey Primary School
Number of Pupils on roll: 441
Early Years Assessment Centre (12 planned places)
Start Date: 1 post to start May 2021 (maternity leave cover)
2 posts to start September 2021 (to 31st March 2022)
The Governing body of Abbey Primary School seek to appoint suitably qualified, caring and committed teaching assistants to work within our assessment centre for children aged 3-5 years old. One post will be covering maternity leave. The other two posts are due to additional funding and will be temporary to 31st March 2022.
The school is currently based on 3 separate sites, with the assessment centre based in our Early Years Unit located at Heol Penlan, Longford.
The children attending our assessment centre have complex needs – global learning difficulties, autism, severe medical needs, speech and language difficulties, visual/hearing impaired and behaviour issues.
The successful candidates will be enthusiastic about working with children, have excellent communication skills and be able to work as part of a team. You should also be flexible and able to motivate our children to succeed.
We can offer you:
• Happy, fun loving children
• Hardworking, dedicated and welcoming staff
• Supportive Governors, parents and local community
• Excellent resources and working environment
• Effective opportunities for Continuing Professional Development
Neath Port Talbot Council is totally committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our schools are equally committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and young people and will take action to safeguard their wellbeing. The recruitment process for this post will be underpinned by rigorous safer recruitment assessment to ensure that children and young people are protected. This post is subject to an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure & Barring Service and registration with the Education Workforce Council.