us and the role
We are looking for an innovative, inspirational
Teaching Assistant with experience of working in the EYFS who puts the
welfare and progress of children at the centre of everything.
You will be required to carry out general TA
duties such as supervision of pupils, undertaking playtime and lunchtime duty
as well as delivering extra-curricular clubs to support the school’s
curriculum offer. You will be working with individuals, groups, or the whole
class in lessons. This post will suit a person who is prepared to throw
themselves into our busy school community with commitment and enthusiasm.
The successful candidate will be flexible, able to
work on their own initiative, and keen for challenges. As the role entails
assisting with the supervision of children, reliability and good timekeeping
are essential. There is a requirement to attend training, after-school
activities, and other events as requested.
This is a unique opportunity to help lay the
foundations of a growing and innovative school, which will be shaped by three
key elements for both students and staff:
- Educational excellence
- Character formation
- Development of spiritual insight
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.
should you apply
You will be working in a fantastic environment.
Avanti exists to help each person become a
well-rounded human being through intellectual, moral and spiritual growth,
and so make the world a better place.
- LGPS pension scheme;
- Development opportunities;
- A strong vision of Educational Excellence, Character Formation and
- Enthusiastic, motivated and friendly children;
- A committed and motivated staff team;
- An attractive working environment;
will you do?
- To provide general
support to the class teacher in the management and organisation of the pupil and
- To provide support in the delivery of the EYFS framework.
- To observe, monitor and evaluate pupil responses to learning
activities through a range of assessment and monitoring strategies determined
by the teacher.
- To provide support for pupils’ emotional and social needs by
encouraging and modelling positive behaviour in line with school policy.
- To assist the
teacher in creating and maintaining a purposeful, orderly and supportive
more comprehensive list of the job responsibilities, please view the full Job
we looking for?
- Good working knowledge of EYFS Framework
- Experience of working with Reception and/or Pre-school aged pupils within
a learning environment
- An understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities
- Ability to observe, monitor and provide constructive feedback on
- Experience of working with children with additional learning needs
expected to take place week commencing 14th November 2022
view the full Job Description for more information on the essential criteria
and skills required for this role.
Avanti Services Limited is committed to
safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and
requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful
candidates are required to have an Enhanced DBS check unless internally
appointed and still within the cycle of DBS re-checks.
Any appointment subsequently made will be subject to the receipt of
satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.
We want to make sure we are attracting
the widest possible range of people and ensure that they are accepted,
understood and treated equally when they work here. This means we will work
hard to understand that each employee is unique and ensuring that individuals
or groups are not treated differently or less favourably on the basis of
Such characteristics include (but are not limited to) age, disability, gender
including transgender, race, religion, sexual orientation, marital status,
and how the school supports pregnant women and new parents.