Are you a nurturing, enthusiastic Teaching
Assistant, dedicated to educating the next generation and looking to join a
friendly, collaborative team with plenty of potential for progression? Then we
want to hear from you.
looking for a caring, nurturing Teaching Assistant to join our team. You will
be working closely with 2 pupils with special needs. This is a wonderfully rewarding opportunity to see
your positive influence upon the pupils’ development.
need to develop a positive working relationship with the pupils and their
parents. You will work under the guidance of the class teacher and will also
liaise with the SENCO, support staff and other professionals in order to
provide appropriate support to our pupils.
successful candidate must hold English and Maths GCSE level ‘C’ or above or
equivalent. Experience within a school setting is desirable but not essential,
and we will consider applications from candidates with similar experience in other
sectors, like care, who have transferable skills.
- Have previous experience in this type of role
(although not essential).
- Be resilient and proactive and able to deal
with challenging behaviours.
- Have a genuine interest in supporting children
with special educational needs.
- Be able to develop positive working
relationships with pupils, parents, staff and other professionals.
- Be able to work in EYFS and both Key Stage 1
- Be willing to undertake and act on relevant
professional development and training.
- Be able to support in the delivery of high-quality
learning experiences for all pupils.
- Have high expectations of learning and
behaviour and inspire and motivate our children.
- Be supportive, nurturing and understanding.
- Seek to make learning exciting and a positive
- Work well as part of a team.
- Demonstrate good communication skills both
orally and written.
- A warm, happy
school where we value everyone and have a philosophy of kindness and support
for each other
enthusiastic and well behaved children
- A school with
exciting and attractive learning environments,
- A leadership
team who welcome fresh ideas, traditional values and a sense of teamwork
St Martin’s C of E Primary School
‘Serve one another in love’ – Galatians 5v13
at St Martins C of E Primary School we provide a vibrant and inspirational
setting and serve the communities around the Scarborough Headlands and beyond.
Our learning environment and education provision that is offered to our 273
children on roll is second to none and our teaching assistants play an
important part in school life. Our Christian ethos helps make our school
welcoming, calm and purposeful.
St Martin’s always strives to
be a caring community firmly rooted in the Christian faith. We recognise that
each child is filled with unique, God given potential. You will be joining a school that has
tackled all key areas of school improvement in recent years. We have a cohesive
staff team, delightful children and strong and supportive Governors - all
united to continuing our impressive improvement journey.
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