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Teaching Assistant Vacancy

North Wheatley C of E Primary School

Sturton Road, South Wheatley, Retford, Notts, DN22 9DH Tel: 01427 880409

Head Teacher: Mrs H Thomson

1:1 Teaching Assistant (LKS2) and Afterschool Provision Leader

NJE Grade 2 Point ?  – 23 hours a week

1:1 Teaching Assistant (LKS2) – Monday-Friday, 12pm – 3pm

Afterschool Provision Leader – Monday to Thursday, 3pm – 5pm

Location: North Wheatley C of E Primary School, Sturton Road, South Wheatley, Retford, Notts.

An exciting opportunity has become available at our fabulous village primary school for a suitably qualified (Cache level 3 or equivalent) SEND teaching assistant and after school leader of our popular ‘Night owls’ provision. 

The role will include:

  • providing 1:1 learning and behaviour support under the guidance of the class team and SENDco.
  • to support the development of the pupil’s social, emotional and behavioural skills to enable independent access to a broad and balanced curriculum.  
  • working in partnership with the Night Owls team to lead activities as part of the after-school provision.

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant with experience of working with pupils with additional needs, to join our dedicated team.

We would love to hear from someone who

  • has experience of supporting children with a range of complex special educational needs and is confident in dealing with challenging behaviours
  • is motivated and keen to learn; can be imaginative, creative and use their initiative
  • can work flexibly as part of a high performing team
  • will share our commitment to developing the best possible learning environment and the highest standards for all children
  • will bring a sense of energy, enthusiasm and passion to the role; is a good communicator with colleagues and parents
  • is talented at building relationships, is a good communicator and is calm, compassionate and considerate in their approach

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people by following ‘Safer Recruitment’ procedures when making appointments and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

If you are interested in visiting the school prior to submitting an application, we would love to show you around. Please contact the school on 01427 880409.

Closing date:                        Interviews will be held later that week.