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Teaching Assistant

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    Permanent Contracts

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    £23247 - £23850 per annum + permanent position

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    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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A Lewisham based School are wishing to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join a successful Learning Support Department to support the delivery of learning and work programmes in the classroom. The postholder will support and encourage SEND students to develop their skills and knowledge, giving guidance within and outside of the classroom. You will assist with the preparation of learning materials and resources for lessons and displays around the school.

The role includes being responsible for agreed learning activities under the supervision and guidance of the SENCO and teaching staff, in accordance with school policies and guidance. This may involve planning, preparing and delivering learning activities for individuals/ groups and monitoring students. You will assess, record and report on the students' achievement, progress and development.

The role also involves supervising students at lunchtime on a rota basis.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, relate well to children and possess Maths and English GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent).

The post may appeal to those who are looking to become a teacher and would like to gain some experience before applying.

Hours: 35 hours a week, 39 weeks a year (term time only + 5 Inset Days)

Salary: Scale 3 (point 5 to 6) £23,247 - £23,850 pro-rata

The school is committed to staff wellbeing and offers a comprehensive coaching programme for all staff.

You will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students' wellbeing, development and progress as their core purpose.

Closing date: Friday 29 October 2021

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