Teaching Assistants Required.
- Salary – PS3 (£17,316 – 18,242 FTE) pro-rata, subject to review.
Fixed Term contract until July 2020
Full time and part-time positions – term time only (38.6 weeks)
Part-time: 8.30 - 12.30pm or 12.30-3.30pm
Hours will include a 30 minute lunch duty.
The SWAN Trust are looking to grow its team of dedicated and committed teaching assistants at The Hermitage School. We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, skilled and motivated teaching assistants, who are ready to start as soon as possible. The successful candidates will be hard working, show initiative, have a good sense of humour and work well as part of a team. Excellent literacy and numeracy skills are essential and candidates must be willing to undertake any necessary training.
We require applicants who:
- have some previous experience of working with children with special needs (this is not essential)
- have excellent literacy and numeracy skills - preferably GCSE Grade C / 5 or above
- are enthusiastic, resourceful and understanding when working with children
- have a positive outlook
- are able to deliver support programmes in small groups or 1:1 situations as well as provide support within a whole class situation
- are able to deliver and develop support strategies for pupils with specific difficulties linked to learning and/or other related needs.
We can offer you:
- friendly and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn
- a great team of supportive and motivated staff
- opportunities for professional development and training.
The Hermitage School has a commitment to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be made subject to satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure Procedure.
Applications should be made using the Hermitage School Application Form (CVs will not be accepted).
Deadline for applications: Friday 27th September
Interviews will be held on: Wednesday 2nd October
The Hermitage 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.