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Teaching Assistant Level 2 (1 to 1)

Term Entry
Fixed term
Type Hours
Part Time (30 hours per week)
Monday to Friday
St Mary's CE Primary School, Eden Road, Beverley, HU17 7HD
Closing date
Job closes on 6 July*
Interview date
Interview is 14 July
Service area
Service area: Schools
Job reference
Job reference: SMPB004151
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The job itself

To start September 2022, to cover maternity leave.

The Headteacher & Governing Body are seeking to appoint a highly skilled and experienced teaching assistant with a minimum of a NVQ 2 Certificate in Teaching and Learning Support or equivalent.

The role will entail providing one to one support for a child with an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) and some medical needs as well as providing support in classrooms and leading small intervention groups as required.

Having the confidence to manage and support children with Special Educational Needs and disabilities is essential, as is showing the initiative and commitment to adapting to the individual needs of children. It is also essential to have prior experience of working on a 1:1 basis with children with high needs. In particular, you must have experience in dealing with challenging pupil behaviour in a positive and nurturing manner.

The successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team to provide a stable, calm, caring and supportive learning environment in which pupils can achieve. We require an enthusiastic, resilient and motivated individual with a passion for supporting pupils with additional needs to achieve their full personal and academic potential.

You should have excellent interpersonal skills with a commitment to young people, their welfare, education and personal development. You will act as a role model to our pupils.

Online applications close on 6 July. Applications will be received at the school up until 9am on 7 July.

Want to know more?

Get in touch for more information.

Ali Kemp
School Business Manager
01482 868149
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Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

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This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance. The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. All members of staff are expected to share this commitment.

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