Patrington Church of England Primary Academy we are looking to recruit a caring
and dedicated Teaching Assistant. This position is to work 8.30am – 3.30pm
Monday to Wednesday during the school term time.
looking for someone compassionate and understanding who will support our
inclusive ethos by developing strong supportive and secure relationships with
our children, built on mutual respect.
Teaching Assistant you will be passionate about teaching and learning and
believe in developing the true potential of children. You will have a calm and
positive disposition, the ability to break down activities into small step
teaching and will nurture, inspire, challenge and motivate pupils. Implementing
clear boundaries and routines, you will use positive behaviour management in
all areas around school.
We are looking for someone who has experience of working
with children in a supportive capacity and has good verbal communication
skills. Strong time management, organisational skills and the ability to work
well as part of a team are all essential to this role.
As a Teaching Assistant you will play a key role in the
children’s day, helping to support them in the classroom, breaking down
activities in to smaller step by step teaching to ensure they get the most out
of their learning. You will also guide the children to help them to develop
friendships and relationships with other adults in the school and their peers.
Ideally you will be an experienced Teaching Assistant with
knowledge and understanding with regards to child development and the
also be willing to support the Christian ethos of our school.
starters with the Trust receive a thorough induction programme, followed by a
programme of training which is targeted to the role. But it doesn’t stop
there, all staff receive development on an ongoing basis and we actively
encourage career development through a range of continuous professional
development and longer programmes of learning, including apprenticeships.
generous terms and conditions of employment. All our staff have access to
a comprehensive Wellbeing Programme to help you and your family stay
healthy. This includes access to free private GP and nurse appointments,
exercise advice and classes, plus a variety of specialist clinics as well as
counselling services. We also offer significant discounts on many high
street shops, online retailers and travel agents, not to mention free car
parking at all our schools, an enviable pension scheme, sick pay and family
is striving to be an inclusive and diverse organisation, where everyone feels
able to be themselves and experiences a strong sense of belonging. The Trust
wholeheartedly supports the principle of equality and diversity in employment
and opposes all forms of unfair or unlawful discrimination on the grounds of
age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy
and maternity, race, religion or belief, or sex. We encourage and support
the recruitment, retention and career development of people from as wide a
range as possible of ethnic, cultural and social backgrounds and seek to
develop a community of staff that accurately represents society as a
whole. All applications for employment with the Trust will be considered
against the criteria outlined in the person specification for the position
are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow
safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to, amongst other
things, an enhanced DBS check.
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