We wish to appoint a highly-skilled and experienced Higher Level Teaching Assistant to be responsible for the day to day management of Respect Centre. If appointed, you will be expected to work under an agreed system of supervision, supporting the Assistant SENCO as a part of a professional team, planning your role in lessons, preparing, differentiating, delivering, assessing, reporting and marking learning activities for individuals/groups or short term for whole classes.
The Respect Centre manager will contribute to a range of teaching, learning and pastoral activities in areas where they have expertise. They will advise and support staff in a specialist area within the school and co-ordinate the work, management and development of other Teaching Assistants. The appointee will also contribute to the assessment process for an identified group of students which will involve communication with parents and outside agencies.
It is essential that applicants possess relevant qualifications to at least NVQ3 level, have past experience of working to a very high standard with children in a classroom environment. Experience of working with and supporting pupils with challenging behaviour and management of staff would be desirable but not essential.
This is an extremely important role in a vibrant and busy secondary school, which demands a high level of professionalism and attention to detail, excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills.
Application pack is available at www.ormskirk.lancs.sch.uk
Applications must be returned by noon on Monday 26th June 2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will be held w/c 3rd July 2017