We are looking to appoint a talented Teaching Assistant to
join and support our staff and students.
In your new role you will support both individually and in
small groups under the direction and support of our Pastoral Leader and SENCO.
If you are looking/or have been thinking about working in
education this is a fantastic opportunity for you to gain secondary school
experience as we offer a teacher training programme through Scarborough
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- Ideally have previous experience in this type of role or
with children and young people
- Have a genuine interest in supporting young people
- Be able to develop
positive working relationships with pupils, parents, staff and other
- Be willing to undertake and act on relevant professional
development and training.
- Be able to support in the delivery of high-quality
learning experiences for our students.
- Have high expectations of learning and behaviour and
inspire and motivate our students.
- Be supportive, nurturing and understanding.
- Seek to make learning exciting and a positive experience.
- Work well as part of a team. Demonstrate good
communication skills both orally and written
Scalby School is a successful
and popular 11-16 community school based in picturesque seaside town of
Scarborough on the North Yorkshire Coast. We currently have approximately 1000
students on roll. In recent years we have become the school of choice in our
local community. Our P8 score in 2019 placed us in the top 20% of schools
Our students are diverse,
exciting and talented – and the same is true of our staff. We put huge emphasis on professional
development, most of it in-house, and are proud of the highly effective
teaching, which characterises our school. We are also noted for our ‘can do’
attitude. We are keen, always, to encourage new and/or young staff to make
their mark as soon as they are ready.
A ‘Good’ school in every area
as judged by Ofsted in 2012 and in 2019. We are constantly looking at ways to
improve our learning offer and are very ambitious improving the school further.
Our aim is to provide a ‘Great’ education for the young people of our beautiful
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