Ruardean C of E Primary School
SEND Teaching Assistant
Grade F (NVQ level 3 or equivalent) / Grade D (NVQ level 2 or equivalent)
Allowances: (Not applicable)
Hours: 28.75 per week. Working days will be Monday to Friday, 5.75hrs per day, term-time only plus INSET
Contract: Initially for a 1 Year contract
Start Date: 02/09/2019
We wish to appoint a qualified teaching assistant. Flexibility will be required as it may be to provide one to one support for a child, a class based TA or a combination of both. The ability to form a safe, secure and supportive relationship with children whilst showing patience and understanding will be an essential requirement of the successful candidate. We require someone with experience of working with children in a primary school setting, and working in a small school also means that flexibility is essential.
The successful candidate needs to:
• be an excellent practitioner
• have high expectations of all children
• have excellent behaviour management skills
• have a strong commitment to raising standards whilst also being able to make learning fun
• be able to work well as part of a team
• have an understanding of the needs of all children and supportive of the thrive approach in supporting children with emotional and behavioural needs.
We welcome applications from people who are committed to making a difference to children's education, can work as part of a team and also use their own initiative.
Visits to the school are welcome by prior appointment.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please apply using the GCC application form. Completed application forms should be sent FAO: The Headteacher to email@example.com
A full copy of the job description and the application form is available below.
Please be advised that applications will need to be supported by two referees and be made using the Gloucestershire County Council application form – we will not accept C.V’s. If you have not heard from us by 28/06/2019 please assume your application has been unsuccessful.
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You don't need to be a parent, have a child at the school or know about education matters to become a school governor. Enthusiasm, commitment and an interest in education are the most important qualities. If you enjoy being part of a team, would like to learn something new and give something back to the community, then being a school governor may be for you.
As part of our Governing Body, you will help to make sure the school provides a good quality education. Together with the headteacher, we set the school aims and policies and oversee pupil's spiritual, moral and cultural development.
You would be required to attend committee and governing body meetings six times per year. Appointments usually last for 2 years. Training and support will be provided. No special qualifications are required, but you must be 18 or over and willing to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
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Contact Mrs Kealey Broddle (Clerk to the Governors) on
01594 542461 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org