Teaching Assistant - Level 2, GR2 (SECONDARY), Birmingham

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Waverley SchoolBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: 09/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,065 - £19,945(Full Time, Pro-Rata, TTO)
Contract term: Permanent

We are a Humanities Specialist College which became an all through school in September 2012. We achieved IIP Gold in December 2013.  At Waverley we try to create an environment which allows everyone to develop mutual respect for each other and a respect for learning. This is an exciting time to join Waverley School. 

We have new landmark buildings that provide everyone with state of the art facilities for learning, teaching and training. As part of the exciting growth plans for the School, we are expanding our team to meet future requirements. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team as Level 2 Teaching Assistants in our Secondary. These are full time 36.5 hour per week positions.

Ideal candidates will have a good understanding of how children can learn and develop and be able to work confidently with them and with other teachers. Candidates must be able to use their own initiative and be able to communicate confidently and effectively with children, staff and parents. All candidates must have the ability to work within and apply all school policies and it would be advantageous to have some knowledge of the SEN code of Practice.  

They must be willing to work as a member of an enthusiastic and forward thinking team to ensure learners of all abilities achieve their very best. Applicants must hold the Level 2 TA Qualification and possess good numeracy and literacy skills with GCSE’s or equivalent in English and Maths. Good ICT skills are also essential.  These TA positions will work directly within our Primary Resource Base and on a 1 to 1 basis with pupils. 

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to further their experience and contribute to the positive achievement of our children.

The successful candidates will need to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or religion. Only applications submitted on the schools application form will be accepted.

Waverley School is committed to the protection and safety of its students. 

For an application pack, please visit our website: www.waverley.bham.sch.uk 

The closing date for applications is 10.00 a.m. on Thursaday 23rd December 2020  Applications received after this time and date will not be accepted. Completed applications should be sent to Enquiry@waverley.bham.sch.uk  Please note, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks from the closing date, please assume that on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful. For further enquiries please call 0121 566 6607.

More about Waverley School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: 311 Yardley Green Road, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B9 5QA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 566 6600
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