Teaching Assistant

Beech Grove Primary School

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant post; fixed-term for one year, in the first instance

32.5 hours per week, term time only

Grade 15: £18,065 to £18,426 (pro-rata) depending on experience

Monday to Friday 08:30 to 15:30 (term time)

To commence September 2021

We are looking for an outstanding teaching assistant to join our hard working, dedicated team.  The successful candidate will need to be highly motivated, resilient and have a sense of fun. They will enjoy both supporting and celebrating the achievement of pupils.  Our teaching assistants support learning as part of a class team working under the direction of a class teacher.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience working as a teaching assistant with primary age pupils OR be a graduate with an interest to go into teaching
  • Have at least a grade C in GCSE or O level qualifications in maths and English
  • Be positive, enthusiastic and adaptable
  • Be able to work effectively with a range of people
  • Be willing to learn and take on new ideas
  • Have strong resilience
  • Be committed to improving the outcomes for all pupils

In return we can offer:

  • A commitment to you and your professional development
  • Strong, supportive leadership and a caring and enthusiastic staff team
  • Keen and enthusiastic children, who want to learn
  • Encouragement to develop new ideas and the opportunity to make a real difference

There is also the exciting opportunity to set-up, lead and develop our new after-school club; providing a high standard of care for all children, creating high-quality and varied activities within a safe and caring environment.  If this interests you, further details can be obtained from the school office.

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please call or email the school office on 01823 662438 / beechgrove@educ.somerset.gov.uk to arrange a visit.

Please email completed application forms to beechgrove@educ.somerset.gov.uk by 12pm on Wednesday 7th July.

Application closing date: Wednesday 7th July at noon

Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 13th July 2021

Beech Grove School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts require a police check through the disclosure process.

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