This job expired on 22 September 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    22 September 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    10 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Term time
32.5 hours per week - term time only Working times will be agreed - hours may need to be adjusted by the Principal from time to time and will be based on the school’s needs
Contract type
Fixed term (until 31 August 2022)
Annual or full-time equivalent (FTE) salary
GR3 £20,903 – £27,041
Actual salary
(actual salary £16,223 - £20,987)

Job summary

Ninestiles School is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to join our team as a Teaching Assistant. Working under the instruction/guidance of the SENDCO, senior leadership team and in collaboration with teaching staff to support the delivery of quality learning, teaching and assessment to help raise standards of achievement for all students. This is a fixed term position until 31st August 2022 due to additional funding which has been granted to provide additional support for Inculsion student.

To be considered for this post you must hold an NVQ Level 3 qualification (minimum entry requirement) and ideally have some experience in working with children. You must be an individual who has the skills and passion to positively impact on our pupils. You must also possess the commitment, enthusiasm and energy to inspire them every day. You must show your ability to interact well with pupils and teachers alike in a culture built on the values of mutual trust and respect.

As a Teaching Assistant you will be supporting teaching primarily in our Teaching and Learning Resource Base. Working alongside the class teacher you will supervise outside-class learning from pupils who have been identified as needing extra support or intervention.

It would be advantageous if candidates could demonstrate the following:-
• Experience of supporting pupils with speech, language and communication needs including autism
• Experience of working with pupils with cognition and learning needs thereby able to collaborate with teachers to differentiate / scaffold learning tasks and activities for pupils working significantly below age related expectations
• An understanding of pupils sensory differences
• Experience of helping pupils to understand and regulate their emotional responses and develop a greater sense of self-awareness, independence and resilience
• Working knowledge of a range of interventions and approaches to enhance literacy and numeracy development
• Maths specialism

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1487 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0121 628 1311

About Ninestiles, an Academy

The greatest strength of our school is our students who are often praised for their
creativity, musical talents, artistic performances and the respect they have for one another. Students generally understand the importance of learning, value their school and are proud to be part of it.

Ninestiles has a very reflective teaching staff body who welcome feedback from parents and students to secure the needs of all learners. The school has a wide and varied curriculum, students have access to an impressive range of sporting and extracurricular activities with well over sixty enrichment opportunities offered after school. There is a strong culture of safeguarding and staff work positively with the leadership team to ensure students are kept safe. The leadership team of Ninestiles is progressive and has the vision, drive and support to lead the school on a journey of excellence, with staff that have a passion for teaching and learning.

Arranging a visit to Ninestiles, an Academy

please contact the school directly 0121 628 1311

School location

Hartfield Crescent, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 7QG

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