Staff Vacancies

Mealtime Assistant Vacancy

Monday – Friday, 5 days a week in school term time

12 – 1pm

£10.50 per hour

Commencing as soon as possible

Main responsibilities: supervising children whilst they eat their lunch and as they play, to ensure their safety and happiness.

If you are interested, please contact or phone 01404 850303. Alternatively, pop in to school for a chat

1:1 Teaching Assistant and Mealtime Assistant

Closing date: Wednesday 8th February 12noon.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational teaching assistant who is passionate about learning and who can engage and support our pupils to achieve their best. You will primarily be working on a 1-1 basis with a year 4 pupil but some general teaching assistance will be required.
Applicants will:
– Have drive and enthusiasm and be fully involved in school life.
– Be efficient, well organised and an excellent team player.
– Enthusiastic, caring and flexible individual.
– Be an effective communicator who is skilled at building relationships and helping children to develop socially, academically and emotionally. In particular, we are looking for the following qualities:
– Be able to use initiative
– Able to deliver both academic and emotional/social support to young pupils
– Good level of patience
– Able to create a high-quality, stimulating, interactive and creative learning environment
– Have a minimum qualification at GCSE Maths and English.
Experience of working 1:1 in a classroom situation or a qualification as a Teaching Assistant, NVQ2 or NVQ3 would be an advantage, but training will be provided for the right candidate. In return, we can offer you a friendly and supportive environment to work in.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS and all safeguarding checks being satisfactory.

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