13 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    31 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    12 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
Working pattern
Term time
19.5 Hours Per Week
Contract type
Fixed term (8 months)
Salary
£18,198 - £18,933 Per Annum Pro Rata

Job summary

Two General Teaching Assistants Required
Lindhead Primary School, Limestone Road, Burniston, Scarborough YO13 0DG

Post One: 19.5 hours per week over 3 days 8:30 – 3:30pm
Post Two: 19.5 hours per week over 3 days 8:30 – 3:30pm

Term Time Only Including Training Days
GTA Grade C (SCP 2 to 4)
Required as soon as possible for a fixed period to 26 July 2022

The Headteacher and Governors are looking to appoint two experienced, enthusiastic, caring and supportive Teaching Assistants to join our team in maintaining the ethos of nurturing, inspiring, challenging and motivating our children.

The successful candidate will:
• be expected to work flexibly across all Key Stages supporting individuals and small groups of children.
• have high aspirations both for themselves and our children
• have a passion for learning
• have a good level of literacy and numeracy skills
• be enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking
• have relevant experience of working with children, ideally in a school setting
• have an understanding of children’s differing needs
• have the ability to work in a team and use their own initiative

The role will involve:
• working under the direction of class teachers
• being responsible for some learning activities within the overall teaching plan
• supporting class teachers with display boards, admin tasks and photocopying
• being efficient and effective with record keeping and reporting
• dealing with minor first aid incidents
• complying with policies relating to safeguarding and child protection
• communicating effectively with staff, governors, pupils, their families and other agencies or professionals

In return we can offer you:
• a welcoming and caring school where children are happy and confident learners
• a supportive, professional and motivated staff team
• the opportunity to make a real difference to children’s learning
• a workplace set in amazing grounds with lots of open spaces
• full NYCC benefits and pension

Please send completed applications via email to admin@lindhead.n-yorks.sch.uk or by post to Lindhead School.
Closing Date: 31st October 2021
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

As part of the safeguarding recruitment process, an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) is required for appointment prior to starting this post. The NYCC DBS provides employers with information from the police and appropriate barred lists to help determine the suitability of an applicant to work in a post that involves working with children or vulnerable groups. References will be requested prior to interview.

Applying for the job

Please send completed applications via email to admin@lindhead.n-yorks.sch.uk or by post to Lindhead School.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
Primary
School size
221 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

About Lindhead School

We are a welcoming and caring school where children are happy and confident learners
We have a supportive, professional and motivated staff team
We offer the opportunity to make a real difference to children’s learning
We offer a workplace set in amazing grounds with lots of open spaces and full NYCC benefits and pension

School location

Limestone Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0DG

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