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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Skilled Worker visas can be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Term time: 33.5 hours per week

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Grade 3 £23, 500 - £23,893

What skills and experience we're looking for

Person Specification for post of: Teaching Assistant – Level 2

Minimum Essential

Method of Assessment

Skills /Knowledge

Understanding of relevant policies/codes of practice and awareness of relevant legislation

Application Form, Interview

General understanding of national/foundation stage curriculum and other relevant learning programmes/strategies

Interview

Basic understanding of child development and learning

Interview

Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities

Interview

Ability to relate well to children and adults

Interview

Work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these

Interview

Effective use of ICT to support learning

Interview

Use of other equipment technology – video, photocopier

Interview

Has speaking and listening skills to extend language in discussion

Interview

Can manage the behaviour of pupils in a reasonable manner

Application Form, Interview

Has a caring positive attitude towards pupils welfare

Interview

Has an awareness of pupils with special educational needs

interview

Can maintain trust and confidentiality where appropriate.

Interview

Can assist the school in forming a partnership with parents.

Application Form, Interview

Has sufficient practical and organisational skills to contribute to the preparation and management of educational resources.

Application Form, Interview

Can complete and maintain pupils records

Interview

Experience, qualifications, and training (if any)

NVQ2 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualification or experience

Application Form

Training in the relevant learning strategies e.g. literacy

Application Form

First aid training as appropriate

Application Form

Experience working with or caring for children of relevant age

Application Form, Interview

Completion of DfES Teacher Assistant Induction Programme

Application Form

Good numeracy/literacy skills

Application Form, Interview

Work related circumstances.

Can allocate some contractual time to after school staff meetings when appropriate.

Application Form, Interview

Can allocate some contractual time to the whole of, or part of, staff training days when appropriate.

Application Form, Interview

Can maintain personal presentation that sets high standards for the pupils.

Application Form, Interview

Can work within the spirit of Sheffield South East Trust and School Policies to do with Equal opportunities, Child Protection, Health & Safety, Finance, Smoking etc.

Application Form, Interview

Can assist the school in forming a partnership with parents.

Application Form, Interview

Has sufficient practical and organisational skills to contribute to the preparation and management of educational resources.

Application Form, Interview

Can complete and maintain pupils’ records

Interview

Experience, qualifications, and training (if any)

NVQ2 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualification or experience

Application Form

Training in the relevant learning strategies e.g. literacy

Application Form

First aid training as appropriate

Application Form

Experience working with or caring for children of relevant age.

Application Form, Interview

Completion of DfES Teacher Assistant Induction Programme

Application Form

Good numeracy/literacy skills

Application Form, Interview

What the school offers its staff

Post Title: Teaching Assistant Level 2 x 5 (33.5 hours a week)

Sheffield South East Trust is seeking to appoint additional enthusiastic and skilled Teaching Assistants Level 2 at Norfolk Community Primary School, starting in September 2024. There are vacancies in Reception (F2), Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 1 Inclusion.

We are looking for someone who.

  • has experience of working with primary aged children
  • is able to deliver high quality and enjoyable learning opportunities.
  • is committed to the inclusion of all children.
  • communicates well with children, colleagues, and parents.
  • enjoys working as part of a team.
  • has relevant qualifications.

We offer:

  • a positive ethos where everyone is valued and respected.
  • enthusiastic and motivated children who want to learn and achieve.
  • the opportunity to work in a school that is proud of its diversity.
  • a supportive staff and governor team
  • commitment to your professional development

Sheffield South East Trust (SSET) formed in 2016 and unites seven local primary schools. The schools within the Trust work closely together for the benefit of the children and communities they serve. There are many opportunities for support, training and networking between the schools.

As an organisation we are committed to the safeguarding of all children in our care. The successful candidate will be required to complete a DBS Disclosure in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997. An online search of social media sites will also be carried out as part of the recruitment process.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed: please could potential applicants contact the School Manager (Debra Clarke 01142 502760) to make arrangements. If you wish to apply for this post, please email recruitment@norfolkcps.sheffield.sch.uk for an application pack

Closing date: 24th June 2024

Interviews: w/b 1st July 2024

School Name: Sheffield South East Trust

Norfolk Community Primary School

Post Title: Teaching Assistant Level 2

Salary: LGS Pay Grade 3 £23.500 - £23893 pro rata

Norfolk Community Primary School

Guildford Avenue,

Sheffield,

South Yorkshire,

S2 2PJ

Commitment to safeguarding

As an organisation we are committed to the safeguarding of all children in our care. The successful candidate will be required to complete a DBS Disclosure in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997.

This job post has expired.

About Norfolk Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
451 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
0114 2502760

Sheffield South East Trust (SSET) formed in 2016 and unites seven local primary schools. The schools within the Trust work closely together for the benefit of the children and communities they serve. There are many opportunities for support, training and networking between the schools.

Arranging a visit to Norfolk Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@norfolkcps.sheffield.sch.uk.

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