RHYDYPENAU PRIMARY SCHOOL
Fidlas Avenue, Llanishen, Cardiff CF14 0NX
Permanent Teaching Assistant
Grade 3 £18,562 - £19,698 pro rata
To support learning and teaching in either the Foundation Phase or KS2.
Duties will include:
• Working on a one to one basis
working with small groups of children, both indoors and outdoors, to support their learning
establishing good relationships with pupils
acting as a role model and being aware of and responding appropriately to individual needs
attending to pupils’ personal needs
supervising and supporting pupils ensuring their safety and access to learning
assisting with the preparation of teaching materials and resources
assisting with the display of children’s work.
supporting teachers by undertaking a range of tasks including photocopying, laminating, filing;
In return we offer the opportunity to:
• work with a vibrant and enthusiastic team of practitioners
• enjoy working with our fantastic children
• participate in an excellent programme of further professional development
The successful candidate should have a good standard of literacy and numeracy and good communication skills. Previous experience of working within a school is essential.
Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014, all School Learning Support Workers must be registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
This vacancy is suitable for post share.
Closing date for applications: 12 pm 27th September 2021
Shortlisting: 27th September 2021
Interview Date: Week commencing 27th September 2021
Please download or print off the application form by selecting the “Apply Now” button.
Due to our current interim working arrangements, we are unable to provide recruitment packs through the post.
Completed application forms should be returned direct to the school by the closing date.
Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.
As an equal opportunities employer, we value diversity. Therefore, although not a requirement for application, we welcome and encourage applications from underrepresented individuals including those:
• aged under 25;
• not in employment, education or training;
• from our local communities including in particular disabled individuals, carers and those from the Cardiff BAME and LGBT+ communities;
• ability to communicate fluently in Welsh.