Level 3 Teaching Assistant – Home Tutor
• Admin Grade 6 SPC 23-26,
• 32.5 hours per week Term Time only
• Starting salary £15949 p.a. based on full time equivalent £21693 p.a.
• Start date as soon as possible
Archbishop Sentamu Academy are currently looking to recruit a Level 3 teaching assistant to work under the guidance of teaching staff on a 1:1 basis to support the learning of students who are not working to a normal timetable. This will include tutoring them in their home environment.
Due to the nature of the job every student you work with will have different needs and requirements for home tutoring, due to this an adaptable and resilient approach to work is an advantage.
During times when no home tutoring is required the job holder may be asked to act as a cover supervisor to cover for short term planned and unplanned absence for full classes.
The candidate must have high level of general academic ability with at least GCSE Maths and English grade B or above.
Previous experience of working in an education environment and/or with challenging young people and their families is essential. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills which will allow them to engage with students, staff and parents. They will also be able to identify and support barriers to learning. Knowledge and experience of adhering to safeguarding procedures would be beneficial however training will be given.
A full valid driving licence and access to a vehicle on a daily basis is essential (mileage rates payable).
Closing Date for applications: 9am, 26th February 2019
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure the cost of which will be met by the Academy. Archbishop Sentamu Academy is an equal opportunities employer.