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  • Job start date

    29 August 2023

  • Closing date

    9 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 25 hours per week

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Band 2 points 3-5

What skills and experience we're looking for

JOB OVERVIEW

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support teaching and learning at St John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible, and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities. You will be flexible, reliable and positive and be a good communicator working with parents, teachers and professionals for the good of the child. You must be enthusiastic and creative, be able to inspire pupils to achieve and be an outstanding team player that is willing to undertake necessary training and be able to show initiative, but also be able to seek or listen to advice.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Working with class teachers to deliver excellent teaching and learning
  • Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis
  • Accompanying groups on trips
  • Supporting assessment and evidence learning
  • Working with the teacher to create stimulating classroom displays and learning resources
  • Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners
  • Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability

What the school offers its staff

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Term time hours
  • The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well run and respected school
  • Pension Scheme, Nationally agreed Terms and Conditions, Medicash and Electric Car Scheme
  • Good opportunities for personal and career development

THE RIGHT CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

  • GCSE English and Maths at Level 4 or above (or equivalent)
  • Previous childcare experience
  • A proven ability to work on their own initiative
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to positively relate to children and adults
  • The ability to use the relevant technology/equipment
  • A can-do attitude
  • A commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem, and progress of everyone at the school

To apply for the position, please visit our websitehttps://www.aquinas-cmat.org/vacancies/.

TO EXPRESS AN INTEREST IN THIS POST, PLEASE UPLOAD YOUR SUBMISSION, A MAXIMUM OF TWO SIDES OF A4, VIA THE UPLOAD CV / RESUME BUTTON IN THE APPLY PAGE, NO LATER THAN THE CLOSING DATE

Visits to the school are welcome and you can arrange to visit by telephoning the school office on 0116 2882203.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Saint John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy, Wigston, Leicestershire

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
209 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
0116 2882203

Arranging a visit to Saint John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy, Wigston, Leicestershire

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@stjohnfisher-wigston.leics.sch.uk.

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