32.5 hours - 39 weeks per year
Grade 6 Point 9 (£19,173 pro rata)
Kibworth CE Primary School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable Teaching Assistant who will work under the direction and supervision of a class teacher to assist with teaching and learning and associated activities.
You will work under the supervision of a teacher to plan, deliver and evaluate learning activities for small groups or individual pupils, providing feedback on pupil engagement and their achievement of the desired learning objectives.
We are looking for someone who has a minimum of 2 years of working with children in a learning environment or relevant NVQ 3 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning or equivalent, have a desirable level of numeracy and literacy skills equivalent to NVQ Level 2 in English and Maths.
WHY CHOOSE US:
Kibworth CE Primary School has a clear vision to provide the highest quality of education for all children. All children should achieve their potential, make outstanding progress - with the gaps between groups narrowing - and have the opportunities to explore a rich and varied curriculum. As a Church of England school, we promote a strong Christian ethos, nurturing the social and spiritual wellbeing of our children, and ensuring everyone is treated with equal respect and opportunity.
Discovery Schools Academy Trust is dedicated to improving learning and teaching by creating a culture that promotes excellence. The needs of all children are placed at the heart of all decision making regardless of the school they attend. Teaching and learning excellence is shared through learning networks, sharing of ideas and materials as well as leading practitioners between schools. Discovery has developed a school improvement system which focuses on improving outcomes for all children. It also places staff development, talent management and succession planning at the heart of achieving outstanding organisations.
THE RIGHT CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:
• Excellent attendance and punctuality
• Possesses effective verbal communication skills
• Empathy with children and young people
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team
Closing date for applications is the 18 June 2020.
Interviews: A remote interview that will be recorded (likely via Teams), depending on lockdown arrangements, to be held on week commencing 22 June 2020.
Find out more on our School Career site.
Discovery Schools Academies Trust Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure form the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).