Teaching Assistant, Kent

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Medway UTCKent

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC Scale D2 Point 12-21 (Actual pro rated salary £10,895 - £13,031 based on experience)
Contract term: Permanent

Medway UTC is the provider of an exciting blend of education specialising in the Engineering & Construction industries, and is supported by an extensive network of employer organisations operating in these areas. Our students have proven to be responsible, mature and career driven individuals who want to succeed and are a pleasure to teach.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional individual as Medway UTC are seeking to appoint highly motivated and skilled Teaching Assistant to support our students in class, manage small group work and lead interventions.

Graduates considering a career in teaching are welcome to apply.

Desirable skills include:

· Excellent literacy, numeracy and ICT skills

· Enthusiasm and resilience

· Flexibility

· Positive behaviour management skills

· Ability to use own initiative

· Good team working with excellent communication

· Well organised and good record keeping

Hours: typically 0830 – 1530 (negotiable for the right candidate) Monday to Friday, term times only. 

The actual salary, dependent on experience, is between £10,895 - £13,031 which is pro rated down from £17,173 - £20,541 

Candidates are encouraged to contact the school directly for an informal discussion and tour with the Principal before making an application. Please contact Jade Legge, EA to the Principal, on 01634 505800 or j.legge@medwayutc.co.uk to arrange a meeting.

Medway UTC first opened its doors in September 2015 for year 10 and year 12 students. Through employer partnerships, Medway UTC is a school that offers each student the opportunity of clear employment routes, whilst providing a strong traditional education. At Medway UTC, students are developed to be employable young professionals.

If you believe you have the required skills and experience to be part of the team driving forward the outcomes for young engineers, we want to hear from you. Please click on the ‘Apply Now’ button.

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More about Medway UTC
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: South Side Three Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4SR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1634 505 800