Start date: Monday 6th January 2020
32.5 hours per week
Mon-Friday Term Time
Salary: scale 5A pro rata
The trustees of our happy and thriving school with superb facilities, located on the outskirts of central Carlisle, seek to employ a Teaching Assistant who is energetic, passionate and enthusiastic about teaching and learning to join our friendly, motivated and supportive team.
We are looking for outstanding classroom practitioners who:
*Have a passion for working with pupils
*Have the skill to encourage independent learning in the pupils
*Can help create a stimulating and imaginative classroom environment
*Have high expectations of both themselves and pupils
*Work well as part of a team and are flexible and highly motivated
*Hold at least an NVQ 2 in supporting teaching and learning skills or the equivalent
*Have good Maths and English skills
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for these posts as are up to date and relevant references.
Application forms and further information are available from the school office. Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.
The closing date for applications is 9.00 am on Wednesday 11th December 2019
Interviews will be arranged with the successful candidates following shortlisting.