ADVERT Teaching Assistant, fixed term 1 year (maternity leave cover)

32.5 hours a week, 39 weeks a year, Monday – Friday
Salary Scale – G3 (6-9) £18,562 to £19,698 (pro rata)
Start Date – 4th January 2022
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and conscientious teaching assistant who will be able to support the learning and personal development of the pupil with whom they are working to enable the pupils to make the best use of the educational opportunities available to them.

This role is crucial to ensuring the curriculum is personalised to the individual needs of the child. The successful candidate must be able to use their own initiative and work as a member of a team.

We are looking for someone who
* is caring, enthusiastic and creative
* has excellent communication and team working skills
* is able to promote social and personal development
* is confident in supporting phonics
* is committed to encouraging a child with specific needs to reach their potential
* is able to foster excellent working relationships with the children they are working with
* is committed to developing their own skills
* is committed to delivering high quality support and intervention work
* is able to prepare and adapt resources and teaching materials
* has good literacy and numeracy skills(GCSE or equivalent) and NVQ 2 (or equivalent) and has consistently high expectations of pupil behaviour and achievement.
The role may change over time.

All Teaching Assistants can be deployed at the Headteacher’s discretion in order to meet pupil needs so long as the request is reasonable. In return we will offer you a supportive and strong team, opportunities for professional development, enthusiastic and dedicated pupils, supportive parents, leadership team and governors in a popular, happy and successful village school. We take pride in our church school ethos; we value and celebrate the achievements of every child in our care.

Closing date will be midnight on the 22nd November. Interviews will be on 26th November 2021.

Welton St Mary’s Church of England Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. The successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS. References will be taken prior to interview.

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ADVERT                                                           Midday Supervisory Assistant

7.5 hours per week (Mon – Fri) Term time only (Grade 2)

  • Do you value the importance of lunchtimes for children?

  • Are you keen to get involved and help children

develop confidence and self-esteem through play?

  • Do you enjoy working as a member of a team?

  • Is healthy eating for children as important to you as it

is to the Academy?  If so, we want you to be part of our team helping and supervising the children in the dining hall.

  • Would you enjoy taking part in fun playtime activities in our newly zoned areas? Can you offer a lunchtime club?  We are looking for someone who is keen to get involved and help children develop confidence and self-esteem through play. 

Welton St Mary’s are looking for enthusiastic, committed people to join our friendly team a.s.a.p. You will be part of a key role in the school day offering the children someone who they can talk to, someone who listens and someone who cares.

If you feel you can offer all of the above and would like to request an application pack please e-mail Joanna Williams on:

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