Are you passionate about making a difference? Would you like to be part of our drive to inspire our school community to be aspirational, ambitious and to “dream big”? Do you believe in the relentless pursuit of excellence?
We are looking for an outstanding Teaching Assistant to join our creative and dedicated team. This special person will be required to support the progress and attainment of children at our school. The position is likely to be in Key Stage 2 for 2017-18 and will be working alongside all children in the cohort including those with Special Educational Needs. Good skills in English and Maths are paramount. Our minimum requirement is GCSE A-C in English and Mathematics or equivalent; your application will not be considered without these qualifications. Our Teaching Assistants are ambitious and often move on to complete PGCEs or take other routes into teaching.
The second part of this position is as a Lunchtime Supervisor which requires the ability to work with all groups of children between the ages of 3 and 11 years old. This person needs to be kind, outgoing and creative. The role includes working both in the lunch hall with children and organising games and activities in the playground. Enthusiasm is a must!
King Athelstan is a happy and diverse community school working to improve educational outcomes and opportunities in the local community. We have a Children’s Centre on site and Extended Schools’ provision in line with our vision of “Inspiring Excellence.” We offer a happy, dedicated and very supportive staff team and we provide excellent professional development opportunities. We work hard to put children’s welfare and happiness at the heart of everything we do.