LSA - KS2 1 year contract

Cardiff, UK
03 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Full time 1:1 LSA role. 1 year contact.

5 days per week - start date September 2019
Potential to go permanent for the right person

A large, forward thinking primary school in the Cardiff west area are looking for a strong Teaching Assistant to join their team. The school is easily accessible via public transport and draws from a mixed catchment area. The school boasts good behaviour and high standards throughout.

The job will be supporting a pupil with ASD and behavioural needs. You will be working to support a highly efficient and organised Teacher, who will work closely with you to ensure that all lessons and activities are centred around learning goals for the pupils. This teacher is looking for someone who is not afraid to bring ideas to the table, demonstrates initiative, and works to a high standard. The school promote a friendly working environment, where pupil achievement is at the forefront of everything they do and are looking for someone who will fit well into this environment.

This position is full time, to commence in September 2019 and is on an ongoing basis. The job will then be reviewed. The school may advertise the position as permanent, or potentially extend the contract on a long-term, temporary basis.

In order to apply for this job, you will need to have;

An excellent understanding of the National Curriculum
Proven experience in supporting children within a primary school environment
The ability to work closely with other staff members, including sharing your own ideas
The ability to work on your own initiative
A friendly and approachable manner - the ability to build rapport quickly with staff and pupils
The ability to identify where and how to encourage individual pupils to achieve their potential - supporting them in building confidence
The willingness to undertake any training required

This is an excellent opportunity for a strong Teaching Assistant practitioner to join a friendly team working under a a strong and supportive management structure.

Short-listing will be taking place immediately, so if you are interested in this job.

Please send your CV as soon as possible. Please note that in order to be considered for this job, your CV will need to detail your relevant skills and experience, in line with the requirements outlined above.

Please note that our ability to consider you for this job is subject to us being able to obtain relevant and satisfactory references and documentation.

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