Teaching Assistant, Morpeth, Northumberland

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Newminster Middle SchoolMorpeth, Northumberland
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £10856
Contract term: Fixed Term


Teaching Assistant 

Fixed term for one year in the first instance, commencing September 2018

School: Chantry Middle School [although you may be required to work across all three schools in the Three Rivers Learning Trust].

28.75 hours per week, term time + 5 teacher training days - Band 2

£11348.00 per annum

Effective support of students with special educational need and/or disabilities is a key priority at Chantry Middle in order to help all students achieve their full potential.

We wish to appoint for one year in the first instance, high quality, experienced and committed teaching assistants to work 1 : 1 with named students and join our welcoming and supportive team of staff. 

With a track record of supporting students to achieve their targets and knowledge of strategies used, we are committed to supporting you in your ongoing professional development too. You should also have excellent communication skills, commitment to working in a team and very good numeracy and literacy skills, to at least GCSE Grade C standard or equivalent.

The role will be 28.75 hours [usually within the hours of 8.30 am - 3.30 pm although there may have to be some flexibility] term time only plus five teacher training days. 

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Steven Johnson, Head of School or Becky Dunphy, SENDCo. 

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young children and people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS enclosure will be required for the successful candidate. 

To download a recruitment pack please click here to visit our website or contact Sarah Hall, PA to Heads of School/Admin Manager at sarah.hall@newminster.the3rivers.net or 01670 513621.

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More about Newminster Middle School
Address: Part of Three Rivers Learning Trust, Mitford Road, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1RH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1670 513621