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Classroom Teaching Assistant

Salary:  Grade 5 £18,426 - £19,171 (pro-rata) £9.55-£9.94 per hour

Closing Date: Thursday 5th December 2019

Organisation: The Minerva Learning Trust

Employment Type:  Part-time, term-time only

Location:  Bridport

Contact Name:  Mrs C Staple, Headteacher

Address:  Church Street, Burton Bradstock, Bridport, Dorset.  DT6 4QS

Telephone:  01308 897369

Email:  office@burtonbradstock.dorset.sch.uk

 

TEACHING ASSISTANT XS 10.4

20 hours per week (Monday – Thursday, 9am – 3pm).

Salary: Dorset Grade 5, term time only.

 

Burton Bradstock CE Primary School is a small primary situated in a coastal village that serves the local community.  We have strong links with the church and our school values of Respect, Friendship, Happiness, Peace and Love form our ethos. We value the contribution of every member of our team and are keen to welcome other like-minded staff.

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Teaching Assistant to work in KS1.  The post is for 20 hours per week and term time only.

 

You will be:

·        calm, kind, patient and supportive

·        enthusiastic, imaginative and creative

·        an excellent communicator

·        skilled at building good relationships with children, parents and staff

·        friendly and have a professional manner

·        experienced in KS1/KS2 with a good understanding of the national curriculum

·        confident in supporting learning for groups and individual children

·        willing and able to follow instructions and guidance from the class teacher/SENCo

·        able to set clear guidelines and expectations, and use own initiative

·        motivated and determined to ensure learning for all children

·        keen to give to the life of the school

·        committed to the Christian and nurturing ethos of the school

 

 

In return we can offer:

·        a warm and caring environment in which to work

·        a friendly and supportive staff who are flexible and work well in a team

·        enthusiastic children who are keen to learn

·        effective continuing professional development within a supportive multi-academy trust (The Minerva Learning Trust)

 

The role will include:

•         supporting in class

•         supporting pupils to understand work

•         liaising with teacher to ensure that work is appropriate for the pupil

•         delivering specific programmes and interventions to address difficulties

•         promoting inclusion and acceptance of all pupils

•         setting high expectations

•         promoting self-esteem and independence

•         supporting the team in all aspects of preparation and delivery of classroom learning

You will be expected to cover the teacher for PPA during 1 afternoon a week.

 

Burton Bradstock CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced Criminal Record Bureau check in line with the Government’s safer recruitment guidelines.

 

Our school values the diversity of our workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

 

Information about our school is available on the school website at www.burtonbradstock.dorset.sch.uk and visits to our school are warmly welcomed.  Please make an appointment at the school office.

 

Apply and submit your application via the “Dorset for You” website www.dorsetforyou.com/jobs

Or you can download an application form from our school website

Please send completed applications by e-mail to office@burtonbradstock.dorset.sch.uk

Or if preferred, by post or by hand, addressed to Miss Claudia Granger at the school office.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 5th December 2019

Interviews will be held on: TBC

N.B. Only those applicants invited for interview will be contacted following the short listing process

  

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