Teaching Assistant, Stonyhurst

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St Marys Hall Preparatory SchoolStonyhurst
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Start date: 1st January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking a Teaching Assistant to support the teaching, learning and personal development of pupils in Year 7.

Stonyhurst St Mary’s Hall is a boarding and day school with a local and national reputation for educational excellence. The school is situated in the beautiful Ribble Valley and provides an attractive environment in which to work

This is a full-time, term- time role Monday-Friday, with occasional Saturday commitment when required.

  • To undertake a range of duties commensurate with the role, as directed by the Headmaster
  • Working with teaching staff, help to plan, prepare and set out in an appropriate way, programmes of work, activities, materials, equipment and resources for groups and for individual children. 
  • Working under the direction of the subject teacher, to be responsible for the delivery of activities or programmes of work to a group or individual pupils, with due regard to their supervision and supporting their learning and development by providing appropriate levels of support and interaction
  • To positively and actively promote the Mission and identity of Stonyhurst St. Mary’s Hall and to promote the development of the whole person within the Ignation tradition.
  • Pastoral and early evening work may be required from time to time
  • The successful applicant is likely to have:
  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant/HLTA is desirable but not essential
  • GSCE (or equivalent) Maths and English A-C grade 
  • Proven experience, understanding and empathy for children in this age range
  • A genuine interest in an area such as art and design/music/drama/sport or something similar beyond the academic curriculum
  • A Paediatric First Aid qualification would be desirable but not essential

Closing date for receipt of applications: Thursday 15th November 2018

Interviews to be held as soon as is practicable thereafter.

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