Tradewind Recruitment are seeking to appoint a level 3 teaching assistant to join our friendly and hardworking client primary school in St.Helens. You would be working within a mixed, low ability Nurture room, with two other members of staff. The Nurture room setting is within this mainstream primary school. This environment is to allow a small group of children with additional needs, the setting and dedicated learning support they need.
This position will be ideal for an experienced level 3 teaching assistant looking to advance their career. There is a requirement for you to lead the Nurture room, ensuring all tasks are achievable. Part of this role is to gather resources from the teachers and pastoral manager to deliver to the children and their key worker. Whilst keeping everyone on task.
The school is a mid-sized Catholic Primary School in St.Helens with good public transport links, and offers a good size secure car park. The head teacher is a strong yet approachable leader, who is keen to interview for this role asap. The successful candidate would start in September via Tradewind. However, the school have made it clear that they would be looking to offer a fixed term contract to the right candidate.
NVQ level 3 or above qualification
Key Stage 1 & 2 Curriculum knowledge
Strengths in English/Literacy and Mathematics/Numeracy
Experience of working with children
Experience of working in a relevant primary school classroom
Experience of supporting pupils with additional needs
Good IT skills To be successful for this teaching assistant job, you must be able to commit your time and efforts to a full academic year. Also, hold an Enhanced DBS Certificate or be happy to apply for one via Tradewind.
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