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Teaching Assistant

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Job Summary

Employment Term:
Part time, Limited Term
Working Pattern:
Part Time (Term time)
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/10/2019 12:00
£4520 - £4893 per annum
Hours per week:
Job Category:
School Support
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Employment Location:
Blackhorse Primary School
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Job details 

Closing date:
17 Oct

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Hours: 10 hours per week, term time only (Monday to Thursday 9.15am until 11.45am)
Salary: Hay 10 (£4,520 – £4,893 per annum)

This is a fixed term post until 31st August 2020 subject to governor review of funding.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and energetic Teaching Assistant to work with our EYFS children and our team of Reading Teaching Assistants. You will be based in our vibrant EYFS setting supporting children’s development in phonics and reading.

This is a really exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to develop their EYFS skills.

We would like to hear from you if you:
- Have experience of working in the primary phase;
- Having experience of teaching phonics to Early Years children is desirable, but not essential as training will be given;
- Have experience of supporting learning and improving outcomes for all children;
- Have an interest or specialism in one of the foundation subjects;
- Can motivate and engage children in all areas of learning;
- Have high expectations for all children and can positively promote inclusion;
- Have excellent communication skills, enjoy working as part of a team and are willing to work flexibly alongside a range of children and adults;
- Are able to provide nurturing and caring support for all children;
- Are fun, energetic and bursting with energy.

The successful candidate will need to have a good standard of general education, to include literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to NVQ2 in English and Maths. Previous experience of working with children in an educational context with evidence of relevant training in the appropriate age range or curriculum/learning area.

We would love to hear from you if:
• You have a passion for reading;
• You are flexible and versatile in a rapidly changing work environment;
• You have excellent interpersonal skills with both adults and children;
• You have high expectations of what all pupils can achieve and are able to motivate and inspire confidence in pupils and parents;
• You have good IT skills and understand how IT can be used to support learning;
• You are keen to undertake further training;
• You have proven experience of working as part of a successful team;
• You want to be a part of the whole school development process.

Blackhorse is a large primary school in Emerson’s Green which prides itself on its friendliness and positive attitudes.

The closing date for applications is: 12:00PM, Thursday 17th October 2019
Interviews are scheduled to take place on: Thursday 24th October 2019

An application pack can be downloaded from our website at www.blackhorseprimary.org.uk or by email at office@blackhorsepri.org.uk

Please see our website www.blackhorseprimary.org.uk for full details of our School and to download an application pack. Alternatively please visit the following link to download and complete an application form and return to the school https://www.sgsts.org.uk/SchoolWorkforce/HRforSchools/SitePages/School%20application%20forms.aspx

Blackhorse Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

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