We are looking to appoint two Teaching Assistants to work term time only (1 role is permanent and the other role is fixed term). This role will work with a range of students with a variety of special educational needs including social and communication difficulties. The ideal Teaching Assistant will have had previous experience of working in a school environment, providing support to vulnerable children/young people.
The job will include the delivery of individual work programs, contributing to the planning and preparation, monitoring and evaluating the pupil's participation and progress, and providing feedback to the teacher.
The successful candidate will:
Have a successful academic record, preferably a degree in a named field of study if subject/faculty based or hold a recognised Teaching Assistant qualification (NVQ Level 2 or 3) or a willingness to undertake training /course/ apprenticeship programme leading to a qualified Teaching Assistant status.
Have some knowledge of the UK National Curriculum.
Excellent literacy and numeracy skills.
· Excellent capacity for school improvement
· Established support networks
· Rural location in heart of Devon
· Ample on-site car parking
· Good transport links
· Complementary mix of traditional and modern buildings
· Suited departmental areas
· Staff laptop scheme
· Multiple staff CPD opportunities