Welsh Speaking Teaching Assistant Job, Caerphilly
Welsh Speaking Teaching Assistant Numeracy and Literacy intervention Full time job Ongoing
A Teaching Assistant job has become available for a Welsh speaking numeracy and literacy intervention Teaching Assistant to join a friendly team from June 2018.
This Welsh speaking primary school is based in Caerphilly. It is a small and friendly school with a good leadership team who are currently looking for an enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant to join them from after half-term. This is a full time job, and is on an ongoing basis with the potential to extend into the new school year.
The school is currently undertaking a progress and improvement plan, and need a dedicated individual to support pupil development and enhance teaching and learning across the key stages. A large part of the school's improvement plan is focused on numeracy and literacy development, it is therefore important that you are dedicated and reliable.
You will be working closely with the class teacher to develop and deliver activities, based around numeracy and literacy development and subsequent learning goals. This will be working both with small groups of children and with children on a 1:1 basis. Some children have additional learning needs, it will therefore be important that you are able to identify where children need additional support, and adapt your methods accordingly, helping the children to build their confidence.
The right person for this job will support the children in the utmost, ensuring that they are encouraged to achieve their full potential. You will monitor the children's progress and feed back to the class teacher.
The Head teacher and staff at the school work well to create a supportive learning environment, where pupils feel safe, confident and encouraged. This is in line with the school ethos and improvement plan, it is therefore important that you are genuinely passionate about helping pupils to achieve and develop. You will need to have good communication skills, and build rapport with the pupils through being supportive and approachable.
In order to apply for this job you MUST have;
- A level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification (or above/equivalent)
- Fluency in all aspects of the Welsh language
- Experience of supporting pupils in a primary classroom setting
- Strong numeracy and literacy skills
- A genuine passion for supporting pupil development
- A supportive, caring, enthusiastic attitude towards your role as a Teaching Assistant
- Good communication skills and approachability
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