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Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Salary: Grade 2 point 2 £9.43/hour

12.5 hrs per week 

Job type: Fixed term until 22nd July 2022

We are looking for a skilled teaching assistant, with a caring nature to join our team. 

  • Work closely with the class teacher.

  • Be able to provide evidence of how individual targets are met to ensure progress.

  • Liaise with teaching staff to plan and deliver classroom support.

  • Assist in developing each child’s self-esteem and personal and social skills.

  • Deliver interventions, as appropriate, to support the needs of the children in the cohort.

  • Assist children on a 1:1 basis, as and when required.

  • Support with personal care e.g. medical and toileting

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has experience of working as a teaching assistant.

  • Has at least an NVQ2/diploma or equivalent in the field of child development or working with children.

  • Is flexible and can use their own initiative, understanding a range of duties.

  • Can work independently and as part of a team.

  • Is resilient, hardworking and self-motivated.

  • Has a good sense of humour.

  • Can adapt to suit the needs of individual learners.

  • Has the ability to manage change well, and support children in a variety of situations.

Visits to the school are recommended.  For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact April Grimes (Headteacher) on 01842 810309.

Application form and further details are available from the Office at school.

More information about our school can be found on our website www.forest.suffolk.sch.uk

Closing date 19/11/2021

Interviews w/c 22/11/2021

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