RHONDDA CYNON TAF COUNCIL
HAFOD PRIMARY SCHOOL
TEMPORARY TEACHING ASSISTANT – LEVEL 2 (MATERNITY COVER)
Hours - 27.5 hours per week Term Time Only
Salary – Grade 4 £18,933 x 65%
Hafod Primary School is a successful school for pupils aged 3-11 years old.
The Governing Body is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, hard-working and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to cover a Maternity Leave and support pupils’ learning in lower Key Stage 2.
The successful candidates will:
• Have good literacy, numeracy and communication skills;
• Be able to establish excellent relationships with staff and pupils;
• Have excellent organisational skills;
• Have high expectations of all pupils;
• Be able to manage groups of children effectively and work from classroom planning; and
• Be able to support pupils with additional learning needs.
We will offer you a happy, supportive and motivated team environment and the opportunity to work with creative, enthusiastic children, who will make you smile on a daily basis.
The post is due to commence 1st November 2021
The closing date for applications Friday 1st October 2021 at 12 Noon
PROTECTING CHILDREN AND ADULTS AT RISK IS A CORE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE SCHOOL AND COUNCIL. IN ADDITION TO THIS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITY, THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT FOR THE ROLE WILL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK.
The Council and School values diversity in its workforce. We are committed to ensuring that no unlawful discrimination occurs in the recruitment and selection process on the grounds of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, transgender, including those with non-binary identities, religion or belief or pregnancy and maternity. We offer a number of staff networks for employees including the Allies Network, a Disability and Carers Network and Perthyn our LGBTQ+ Network.
An application submitted for this post in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.
In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently, if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.
Hafod 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.