Teaching Assistant

Heronswood Primary School, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10 4EX

2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    5 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    15 June 2022

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Teaching Assistant job summary

Heronswood Primary School and Pre-School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, experienced Teaching Assistants to work in KS2.

You will have:

• Previous experience of working in KS2
• Have current knowledge of KS2 Curriculum
• Good understanding of supporting behaviour in a nurturing
• Team Teach trained would be advantageous
• Able to work with children 1:1 as required, including children with
additional needs
• Able to work in the whole class environment
• Excellent emotional intelligence and good interpersonal skills
• Drive and passion and be flexible and creative
• Excellent communication skills
• Understanding of how children learn and develop
• Understanding to differing children’s needs
• Understanding of how to nurture and support

Your responsibilities will include:

• Assisting teacher and pupils
• Working with pupils on an individual or group basis as required by the
class teacher
• Assisting in offsite visits
• Aiding pupils with special needs to access all subjects of the national
curriculum and encourage their independence as learners
• Motivating and encouraging pupils to behave well in and around
• Meeting the physical and/ or hygiene needs of pupils as required
• Supporting children at lunchtime

Please send your completed application form to hwoffice@riverscofe.co.uk

Closing Date: Monday 4th July, 2022 at 12.00 noon
Interview Date: Friday 8th July, 2022

Heronswood Primary School and Pre-School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake all essential safeguarding checks, including an enhanced DBS check.

Please note if you have not been contacted by Friday 8th July, 2022 you have not been successfully shortlisted on this occasion.

Applying for the job

Please complete the attached Rivers CofE Academy Trust application form

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Supporting documents

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

About Heronswood Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
420 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
01562 69750

Heronswood Primary School & Pre-School is part of the forward thinking Rivers Academy Trust. We are located in Kidderminster, Worcestershire. Our school has a friendly atmosphere with children who are eager to learn. You will find us to be an exciting and dynamic place to work with a team of friendly and experienced colleagues.

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