Advanced Teaching Assistant

Barlby Bridge Community Primary School, York, North Yorkshire, YO8 5AA

This job expired on 27 June 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Application deadline

    27 June 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    10 June 2022

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£12,000 - £12,485 per annum pro-rata

Advanced Teaching Assistant job summary

The Governors at Barlby Bridge CP are seeking to appoint a highly skilled and knowledgeable Advanced Teaching Assistant (ATA). The successful candidate will be primarily based in Year 6, working under the direction of the class teacher in assisting in and contributing to the planning, delivery and evaluation of the learning process. A strong knowledge of the KS2 curriculum is highly desirable; including the ability to learn and teach Year 6 specific grammar, writing and maths objectives. Full training and support will be provided. As an ATA, the successful candidate will also assist in the induction and development of a small team of support staff in school.

A proportion of the advertised hours will include a small amount of supervision in the afternoon Nursery session, and it is important that interested candidates are able to demonstrate flexibility to work across the whole primary age range.

Afterschool tutoring will be required as part of this role, in addition to the advertised weekly hours. These are flexible and can be agreed at interview / appointment.

The successful candidate will:

• Have significant experience of working with pupils and proven successful impact on learners

• Demonstrate excellent communication skills and a good standard of written English

• Be knowledgeable about the KS2 curriculum and be willing to develop a good understanding of specific Y6 objectives in grammar, writing and maths

• Hold the Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification (or equivalent)

• Demonstrate flexibility and initiative when teaching whole class and small groups of pupils

• Work effectively as a team, engaging well with different audiences and contributing effectively to the schools extra curricula offer.

In return we can offer you:

• A caring, inclusive and welcoming school environment

• Enthusiastic, engaging and hard-working pupils

• The opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of the children at Barlby Bridge Community Primary School

• The opportunity to be part of a friendly, supportive, and committed staff team

• A strong commitment to your continuing professional development

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post.

If you would like any further information please e-mail admin for the attention of Claire Hughes (Headteacher) on admin@barlbybridge.n-yorks.sch.uk to make an appointment or have a telephone conversation about the role.

Closing date: Monday 27th June 2022

Interviews: w/c Monday 4th July 2022

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About Barlby Bridge Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
173 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

We welcome you warmly to our school website, a place where you can find out a little more about our community and what makes our school unique.

Barlby Bridge Community Primary School is a very special place to learn where each and every one of our children feel proud to belong. We are a true community school and view everyone associated with BBS as part of our school family. An ethos of kindness and care touches all that we do.

We strongly believe that our children deserve a rich curriculum, based upon joined up ideas and practical experiences. We aim to develop independence and confidence from the earliest stages of their education in order to help them to become lifelong learners.

We have an excellent staff team who are dedicated towards providing the highest standards of education for each and every child; ensuring learners achieve well and make good progress as they move throughout school.

We are proud to share our school with you and look forward to welcoming new families to be part of our community.

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