Required as soon as possible, the Governors of this high achieving, oversubscribed Catholic Voluntary Academy seek to appoint a Level 1 Teaching Assistants to support students with special educational needs in their learning, both in the classroom and on a one-to-one basis. Duties will include supporting pupils with barriers to learning, establishing good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and being aware of and responding appropriately to individual needs. Previous experience of working with pupils with emotional/behavioural needs or commnication difficulties is desriable but not essential.
You will be an excellen communicator with effective organisational skills, with the ability to work as part of a team and use own initiativew. Good literacy and numeracy skills are essential.
St Mary's is a popular and highly successful school situated on the North West fringe of Leeds, close th the Yorkshire Dales. The school is part of the Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust which consists of the high school and 9 primary schools. We became a Teaching School in October 2015 and a National Support School in September 2017.
St Mary's is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Further details and a CES application form are available via the school website www.stmarysmenston.org in the vacancies section. Please email your completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date: Monday 12 November 2018, 12 noon
It is anticipated that interviews will take place the same week.