HIGHER LEVEL/ADVANCED TEACHING ASSISTANT - MATHS
To commence as soon as possible
29.5 hours per week Monday – Friday Term Time only (38 weeks per annum)
£14,777 actual per annum
We have an exciting new opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and experienced Teaching Assistant to support the Maths Department and students within KS3 and KS4. You will be joining a thriving team who deliver innovative and enjoyable lessons to students who really want to learn. This role would also suit someone considering teaching as a future career.
Key duties will include advancing students’ learning in a range of settings including working 1:1 and small group interventions and attending monthly departmental meetings. In addition the postholder will work closely with the Head of Maths and team members regarding preparation of resources and delivery of learning activities.
We are looking for someone who has initiative and is organised and flexible in their approach with experience of actively supporting students in Maths. The ideal candidate will be able to empathise with students’ learning needs and contribute to their learning goals, whilst encouraging independence. An ability to differentiate, communicate and adjust to the learning styles of identified students and excellent motivational skills are essential, as well as experience in supporting students with learning needs.
Hinchley Wood is an inclusive and high achieving school in Esher, Surrey celebrating student progress and development as well as academic achievement. We are one of the 150 top performing schools in terms of the progress our students make between the end of Key Stage 2 and their GCSEs, and highly sought after with 1,350 students on roll including 270 in our 6th form.
The working pattern will be Monday – Thursday 8.30am – 3.00 pm and Friday 8.30am – 1.30 pm and attendance at monthly team meetings held on Tuesday after school. Please contact us if you have any other questions prior to applying, using the details on the back page.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. Staff and governors have also established a code of conduct, included