Teaching Assistant

Plymouth, Devon
Connect Academy Grade C
09 Jul 2019
16 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Thornbury Primary School

Full-time Teaching Assistant Connect Academy Grade C, 40 weeks, 26.25 hours to start in September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, temporary due to financial constraints.

Job information

This post is to support teaching and learning to support pupils with additional needs. You will work closely with the class teacher and department teams, within this vibrant, inclusive school. We are looking for a good team player, also able to act on their own initiative.  We have excellent pastoral care for pupils, and promote a positive work ethic within a caring ethos. You must have good communication skills, at least GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent) in Literacy and Mathematics, (this is essential).You are likely to have higher qualifications than this, for example ‘Supporting Teaching and Learning’, and have experience of working with children. You must be computer literate.

Appointment is subject to Enhanced DBS, satisfactory references and Occupational Health Screening. Further details and applications forms are available from: admin@thornbury.plymouth.sch.uk.

Closing Date: Thursday 18th July at noon. Interviews to be held in September.

Thornbury Primary School is dedicated to ensuring the safeguarding children and all staff must demonstrate a commitment to this.