Part-time Teaching Assistant - Level 1

Ysgol Penglais / Penglais SchoolCeredigion

Teaching Assistant Level 1 Grade: 2 scp: 1-2, 24 hours per week term time only £17,842 - £18,198 pro rata

We seek to appoint a part-time Level 1 Teaching Assistant who will work with students who have support from the Additional Learning Needs (ALN) Department at Penglais. The main focus of your work will involve supporting students who have a wide spectrum of ALN needs. You will support the student in the classroom environment to allow them to effectively access their curriculum.

The right candidate will enjoy working in a busy environment. You will be required to use your own initiative to ensure that students can access the curriculum and that they are making good progress in their learning.  This is a role that would suit an ambitious individual who has a genuine interest in supporting students to meet their potential.

Ysgol Penglais School has much to offer:

• a rapidly improving school with good relationships between staff and students

• a commitment to the professional development of all its staff to become outstanding teachers and leaders

• access to the bustling university town of Aberystwyth

• located on the beautiful Ceredigion coast, an area of natural beauty

For further details please contact Helena Clements (PA to the Headteacher) on 01970 624811or email

Ysgol Penglais School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo Enhanced DBS and other checks appropriate to the post.

Ysgol Penglais School is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date: 19th September 2021

Interviews: TBC

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