Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistants
Part Time
Initially until 31 August 2020
Elkesley Primary & Nursery School, Headland Avenue, Retford DN22 8AQ
17.5 Hours
Grade 3 - Points 5-7 (Previously 9-13)

We would love to hear from you if you have/are/can:

  • The ability to support children to further accelerate their progress through targeted support and intervention.
  • Implement learning activities devised by the class teacher.
  • Adapt planning where required for an individual child.
  • Able to prepare resources and learning materials to enhance the support further.
  • Use their initiative.
  • Committed to delivering high quality support and intervention.
  • Monitor and evaluate pupils’ responses to learning activities and feedback to colleagues.
  • A good sense of humour, a positive outlook on life demonstrating enthusiasm, energy and passion.
  • A team player, going above and beyond for the benefit of our children.
  • Build excellent relationships with staff and parents.
  • Committed to contributing to the wider life of school.
  • Relevant experience suitable for the post.
  • Demonstrate a professional attitude at all times. 

In return we offer:

  • Friendly, talented staff who are completely and passionately committed to the development of all children;
  • An extremely experienced and supportive staff team to work with.
  • Enthusiastic and well-behaved children who are eager to learn;
  • A supportive and committed governing body.
  • Continuing professional development opportunities. 

Please contact the school office on 01777 838615 or email tsutherby@elkesley.notts.sch.uk for Job description, person specification and application forms.  

Closing date – Monday 16 September 2019 (noon).

Interviews – To be confirmed

• We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

• All posts in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. All posts in schools, unless stated otherwise, are suitable for a job share arrangement.

• The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation for posts within County and Controlled Schools and in Colleges.
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