Teaching Assistant (L1), Darlington

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The Rydal AcademyDarlington
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,323 - £15,951 per annum, Grade I
Contract term: Permanent

Reference 008213

Permanent. Term-time only including 5 PD days.

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our vibrant primary school. This newly created role will initially be focussed on providing pastoral and behaviour support through the on-call system across the school. Working within the Pastoral Team, they will also support pupils with social, emotional and mental health needs.

To succeed in this post you will have good numeracy and literacy skills and a level 2 childcare qualification. In addition you will have excellent team-working and communication skills and have previous experience of working in a childcare or education environment. Due to the nature of the role previous pastoral or behaviour support experience would be an advantage.

For further information or to discuss the posts please contact Mr J Armitage, Headteacher, The Rydal Academy, on (01325) 380784. Visits to the School are encouraged and can be arranged through the School Office on the number above.

Information for applicants, including the job description and person specification for this role and an Application Form, can be downloaded from the Contact Us page at www.therydalacademy.co.uk. Alternatively, please contact the HR Team, Longfield Academy Trust, Longfield Road, Darlington, DL3 0HT, telephone (01325) 348112 or e-mail recruitment@longfield-trust.co.uk.

Closing Date 24/11/2017
Interview Date 07/12/2017

Completed application must be returned by 12 noon on the closing date.

Longfield Academy Trust and its partner schools are passionate about safeguarding the welfare of pupils and maximising their life chances. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service criminal records check for work with children.

The Rydal Academy,
Rydal Road,
Tel: (01325) 380784

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