Teaching Assistant, Darlington

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Polam Hall SchoolDarlington
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teaching Assistants Scale 3 £16,781 - £17,772 FTE Actual term time salary for 36 hours a week £13,264, for 21 hours a week £7,737 pa.
Contract term: Permanent

Teaching Assistant posts (2 x Full time, 1 Part time 21 hours) 

Posted: 4 December 2017.

Closing date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

Interviews to be held: Monday 18 December 2017

Start date: January 2018.

Salary: Teaching Assistants Scale 3 £16,781 - £17,772 FTE  Actual  term time salary for 36 hours a week  £13,264, for 21 hours a week £7,737 pa..

Contract type: Permanent. Term time -37 weeks.  Full time posts 36 hours a week, part time post 21 hours.

Teaching Assistants

Polam Hall School wishes to appoint enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistants who will work under the direction of a qualified teacher, to:

 • support the delivery of learning for each pupil to enable them to reach their potential working with individual pupils or small groups or within a  whole class setting to support the delivery of high standards of teaching and learning and pupil progress

• actively uphold the values and ethos of the school in all interactions with pupils, and to model the behaviours expected of pupils.

•  be proactive in managing pupil behaviour and supervise pupils at lunch and break times as required

A Level 3 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning is required.

Primary Phase1 full time, Ref (TAPFT) and 1 part time post, Ref (TAPPT)

The successful candidate for the full time position will need to be experienced in literacy and numeracy intervention in the primary phase. If you wish to discuss the requirements of these posts please contact Cate Lawton, Junior Head on email lawton.c@phs.woodard.co.uk

Secondary phase1 full time post, Ref (TASFT)

The successful candidate will need to be experienced in maths intervention in the secondary phase. If you wish to discuss the requirements of this post please contact Kim Jennings, Assistant Head/SENCO Lead on email jennings.k@phs.woodard.co.uk

Polam Hall School is a 4-19 co-educational day and boarding school which converted to Free School Status in September 2015. It is now part of Woodard Academies Trust and forms part of the Trust’s Northern Hub. The Trust is working effectively with Polam Hall School to prepare the school for its first OFSTED, expected in 2017/18.

This is a very exciting time at Polam Hall. The school has grown to its current 700 pupils over the last two years and will continue to expand until it reaches a roll of around 880.

At Polam Hall we aim to build creativity, confidence and compassion in our young people. The vision of the School moving forward is to retain a focus on the individual, on providing opportunities and the holistic development of each child.

Please note all applications must be made via the link on the school website www.polamhall.careers.eteach.com

For TA posts please indicate the reference for the post. If you wish to be considered for multiple TA posts please indicate your preference in order and whether you are flexible in terms of your preference.

Polam Hall 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 an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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