Primary Teaching Assistant - Wolverhampton

60.00 - 70.00 GBP Annual
14 Sep 2020
12 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
We are working with a Primary School in Wolverhampton who are looking to appoint 2 Teaching Assistants

The apppointed Teaching Assistants will be appointed to classrooms within KS1 and KS2. We are looking for inspirational individuals who can have a significant impact on the classroom and individual pupils. The ideal candidates should have a positive approach to challenge and change, and be a flexible team player.

You should be passionate about making a difference to the lives of students with a range of needs and dedicated to maximising student's achievement; have high expectations of behaviour and learning ensuring that every child reaches their full potential and a positive approach to challenge and change.

Main Duties:
• Engaging with students
• Helping with sensory integration within the classroom
• Working with the teacher to assess pupils' levels and ability
• Ensuring the schools ethos and policies are being implemented
• Liaising with parents and carers

We can offer you:
• A dedicated team of staff and governors
• A positive working environment
• Supportive and approachable Senior Leadership Team
• Strong and supportive SEN team

The ideal candidate will be:
• Able to develop an understanding of the educational, welfare and social needs of the child / classroom with whom you are supporting
• Able to stay calm and objective when presented with unusual or challenging behaviour
• Able to relate exceptionally well with children and to go that extra mile to help them achieve
• Experienced of Primary School environments

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of GBP40.00.

If you are interested in this role, then we would love to hear from you.
Please firstly register on our website and we will get in touch with suitable candidates. You can also contact the Wolverhampton Primary office on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)