Teaching Assistants Hayesfield Girls School, Bath, Somerset

Job description

We currently have vacancies for Teaching Assistants with experience in working with students with literacy difficulties and with SEN, in particular with students who have an Autistic Spectrum condition. The posts are at P or O grade, depending on experience and are part-time between 18-30 hours. O grade would be considered for applicants who have experience in working with students who have ASC. The postholders will be required to work with individuals and groups both in and out of the class to ensure students make the best possible progress. This could be an opportunity for Post-graduates who are considering teaching careers to gain experience of working in a school environment.

Please see the job descriptions on our website for further details.

Essential educational requirements

• Completion of full-time education up to the age of 16
• Numeracy/ Literacy skills to level 2 of National Qualifications framework

Essential qualifications

• Completion of full-time education up to the age of 16
• Numeracy/ Literacy skills to level 2 of National Qualifications framework

Essential skills and experience

• Experience of working with students with Education,Health & Care Plans and students with SLCN.
• Work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities, relating successfully to both support staff and teaching staff in the school
• Ability to relate well to children and adults and to work with students individually and in groups.
• Ability to use ICT and other technology to support learning
• Experience of using social stories to help students gain an understanding of social situations.
• Understanding of the principles of child development and barriers to learning
• Ability to act calmly and quickly under pressure or in an emergency
• Ability to relate well to parents/ carers and other agencies


About Hayesfield Girls School

Address
Upper Oldfield Park, Bath, Somerset, BA2 3LA
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Hayesfield Girls School website (opens in a new window)