30 hours per week/ 39 weeks per year
The Governing Body of Blaenhonddan Primary School wish to appoint an excellent and highly committed Teaching Assistant Level 2. They will join a skilled team of staff and work within our mainstream school. You will work and receive instruction under the direct supervision of the class teacher.
The successful candidate must have experience of working with pupils who have complex learning needs. They must be empathic, calm, resourceful, resilient and enthusiastic about working with children. They must able to support strategies aimed at maximising learner outcomes, be a good communicator and team member. You must also be caring, flexible and approachable in order to help motivate learners to succeed. It is important you are reliable and able to take responsibility and have the ability to work collaboratively.
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 DBS and barred list check (child).
Welsh language skills are not required
Blaenhonddan 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.