Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant, Middlesbrough

Closing date:

Acklam Whin Primary SchoolMiddlesbrough
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade E Point 16-18
Contract term: Permanent

30 hours per week

Required for January 2018, a supportive and creative teaching assistant to work with a range of children in Key Stage 2 with additional behavioural needs.

We are looking for an experienced teaching assistant who wishes to develop their knowledge, skills and practice in the care, development and teaching of children with a range of needs.

The successful candidates will need to demonstrate that they have/are:

  • An innovative and creative practitioner with a drive and a passion to ensure that all children achieve
  • Experience and a strong understanding of child behaviour support
  • The ability to work with teams
  • Committed to working in partnership with staff, parents and children, with  excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to offer the school something ‘special’

We can offer you:

  • A hard working, welcoming and supportive staff team
  • The chance to make a real difference to the future of the school
  • An amazing environment to work in with wonderful pupils
  • Professional development

This is an exciting time to be joining our school as we build and shape it for the future. With high expectations of all children and the ability to set ‘a shining example’ you will be, or have the potential to become, an excellent practitioner.

For any additional information please contact the Head Teacher Darren Gamble.

Acklam Whin Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to Enhanced DBS Clearance

An online application form and further information is available from Completed applications should be returned to

Closing date: Friday 24th November at noon.
Shortlisting: Monday 27th November
Interviews: Monday 4th December

Acklam Whin Primary School
Carlbury Avenue
Tel. 01642 813938
Fax. 01642 813443
Number on roll: 426 + 39 place nursery

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