Teaching Assistants

Graham School, Scarborough


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £10,213 to £10,625

Job summary

With a healthy intake in Year 7 and as a result of one of our team securing an internal promotion we are looking to appoint Teaching Assistants to join our team.

You will play a key role in helping to support pupils both on a one to basis, and in small groups.
We encourage interest and applications from candidates who are interested in and would thrive in working in secondary education which offers reward, challenge and where no two days are the same.

You will:
• Ideally have previous experience in this type of role or with children and young people
• Be able to support in the delivery of high quality learning experiences for all pupils
• Have high expectations of learning and behaviour and inspire and motivate our children
• Be supportive, nurturing and understanding with high expectations.
• Seek to make learning exciting and a positive experience
• Work well as part of a team
• Demonstrate good communication skills both orally and written

Essential educational requirements

• Relevant NVQ Level 2 qualification or equivalent

Essential qualifications

• Experience appropriate to working with children in a learning environment

Essential skills and experience

• Good written and verbal communication skills: able to communicate effectively and clearly and build relationships with a range of staff, children, young people, their families and carers
• Good reading, writing and numeracy skills

Employee benefits

Overview and career development recruitment incentives:

• An opportunity to join the Learning Support department at Graham School.
• Friendly and caring schools where all stakeholders work together for the benefit of the children
• A high level of support from staff and colleagues with the Hope Learning Trust
• Motivated, dedicated staff and a committed, active and supportive Senior Leadership Team
• Improving schools which support pupils to aspire to the very best, with a broad and balanced curriculum offer, collaborative learning and a wide range of extra-curricular activities
• A commitment to professional development and advancement opportunities within a growing MAT

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 982 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Graham School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email james.annetts@northyorks.gov.uk

About Graham School

School location

Woodlands Drive, Scarborough, YO12 6QW