The Governing Body of Blackwood Primary School are seeking to appoint a Level 4 Teaching Assistant for this friendly and forward thinking school. A hard working, reliable and professional person is required for undertaking this demanding but exciting role within the school.
The school is a happy, friendly community school and the teaching assistants are central to the running of the school. A calm and friendly manner is essential along with sound communication skills. The successful candidate will enjoy working with children and will show a commitment to helping every child reach their full potential. They will have knowledge of supporting pupils in Nursery as an effective Early Year’s Practitioner. Experience working in Language, Literacy and Communication, with a specific interest in reading is desirable.
Alternatively you can apply online via eTeach
Interviews will be taking place on Thursday 10th December 2020
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014 all Learning Support staff in schools, (which includes the post referred to herein), must be registered with the Education Workforce Council for Wales (EWC) from 1 April 2016.
Your employment will be subject to satisfactory documentary evidence of registration, and continuing registration, as a Learning Support Assistant with the EWC.
Information on how to register with the Education Workforce Council (EWC) can be found on the following by telephoning, 02 9 20 46 00 99. It is your responsibility to ensure you register and continue to register as part of your terms and conditions of employment.
We are legally obliged to ask you to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK. If you are invited to interview, you will be asked to provide appropriate documents such as your full birth certificate/passport/work permit in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on all applicants. This will include an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Blackwood 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.