Key Stage 1 Interventions Teaching Assistant
Job Reference: GHMANINTTA0909
Job Start Date: Sept 2021
Position Type: Long-term
Sector: Primary School
Role: Key Stage 1 Interventions Teaching Assistant
Experience required: Minimum 2 years
About the job
Prospero Teaching is working in conjunction with an Outstanding Primary School in Manchester that is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant with experience of delivering interventions in EYFS and/or KS1. The position is to support children within Key Stage 1, working with groups and individuals, at all ability levels, to assist in their academic development. You will be supporting children with Phonics, Reading, Writing and Maths. You will need to be experienced and confident in making and recording assessments. The position is to start as soon as possible in September and is to cover the full academic year.
It would be advantageous if you have experience of delivering interventions such as Numbers Count, and have planned and delivered Phonics and Guided Reading sessions using known programmes of study such as Jolly Phonics, Read, Write Inc., or Letters and Sounds. The school has high expectations for the children, and staff work hard to ensure that every child receives the provision they need to reach their potential. You will need to have a pro-active and independent attitude, and be able to pitch your input appropriately to the different ability levels. The school is looking for someone with excellent communication skills, who can help the children grow in confidence and make progress across the curriculum.
About the school and contract:
- A school with excellent standards
- Ofsted rating of 'Outstanding'
- Supportive and settled staff team
- A long-term position
- Trial days asap
The successful Teaching Assistant will be:
- Experienced within EYFS and/or Key Stage 1
- Confident delivering interventions based around Maths, Writing, Reading and Phonics
- Approachable, calm and a good team player
- Available long-term
The successful Teaching Assistant will have the following:
- Suitable Teaching Assistant qualification
- UK classroom experience
- Eligibility to work in the UK
- References covering the last 2 years
- A fully enhanced DBS on the online update service, or be prepared to process a new one at a cost of £45.80
If you would like to know more about this Key Stage 1 Interventions Teaching Assistant position then please call our Senior Primary Consultant, Georgina, on .
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