Teaching Assistants 2021

6th July 2021
Teaching Assistants - Level 2

Required from 1st September 2021

Poole Grade D £18531 - £19569 (pro rata).

We are looking for enthusiastic Teaching Assistants with experience and/or enthusiasm and interest of working in a primary school setting. Experience of working on a 1to1 basis with children with additional needs would be an advantage.

Hours of work will be 26.66 or 16.66 hours Monday to Friday during our school day 8.45 a.m. to 3.15 p.m, term time plus training days. Please mention in your application which post you are interested in. These roles will be offered as two posts to the right candidates: Post 1 8:45am -12:20pm Monday to Friday, term time plus 5 training days and Post 2 8:45am -3:15 pm Monday to Friday, term time plus 5 training days.

You will need to possess the following:

 Superb communication skills whilst maintaining confidentiality
 Be committed to the principles of equality of opportunity for all.
 The ability to develop an understanding of and provide for pupils’ specific personal needs to ensure a safe learning environment.
 Ability to work on your own and to cooperate as a team player
 Have a committed flexible/ 'do what it takes' approach to work
 Be positive and passionate about working with children
In return we will offer:
 Friendly and supportive staff
 Support from outside agencies
 The support and understanding of an Attachment Aware School

Visits to our school are normally welcomed, unfortunately we cannot offer this at present in order to protect our children and community but please look around our website to see how we operate or contact Amanda Hazell, PA to Headteacher, telephone 01202 676207 or email office@st-marys.poole.sch.uk for further information.
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School (part of Plymouth CAST) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in our care and expects all staff to share this commitment. These posts are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: 17th July 2021
Interview date: 22nd July 2021