Higher Level Teaching Assistant (KS3 Reading Intervention)
26 hours per week, term time only
Salary Grade 8: £24,313 – £26,999
Actual Annual Gross Salary: £14,420 - £16,013
The Cherwell School is a successful comprehensive school in Oxford, rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. We are recruiting for a permanent Higher Level Teaching Assistant; this role will involve leading a reading recovery scheme with small groups of KS3 students. It is an exciting opportunity for someone who is keen to make a real and immediate difference to the educational chances of young people in school. The successful candidate will have experience of working with children in a learning environment and will have a good understanding of child development and learning processes. They will also be able to interact well with both children and adults, work on their own initiative and have a very good standard of literacy/numeracy. They will be passionate about the value and benefits of reading, and be driven by a strong moral purpose to help students become fluent and confident readers.
To apply for this post please use the 'Quick Apply' button at the top of this page and follow the online application process.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 18th September 2019 at 9.00am
Interviews will take place on Tuesday 24th September 2019
The Cherwell School and the River Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism; all staff are expected to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The Cherwell School is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from a range of ethnic backgrounds to represent diversity in line with our school community.
The Cherwell School is an academy managed by The River Learning Trust, which is an exempt charity and a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales with a registered company number 7966500. Registered Office: The Cherwell School, Marston Ferry Road, OXFORD OX2 7EE United Kingdom