Level 2 Teaching Assistant
Level 2 Teaching Assistant
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: Grade D £23,816 to £25,125 FTE
Hours: 33.75 hours per week, term time only
Basis: Offered as a one year contract initially
St Catherine’s is a friendly, warm and welcoming two form entry Catholic primary school with nurseries for 2 to 4 year olds on site. The school takes pride in offering an inclusive, caring and stimulating learning environment for its pupils. We have wonderful children who are eager to learn, dedicated staff and strong partnerships with parents / carers. We believe in developing children with the skills to be great learners through a broad, balanced and creative curriculum.
We are looking to appoint a Level 2 Teaching Assistant to join our team at St Catherine’s for 5 days per week, from 08.30 to 15.45 daily (33.75 hours per week). This position is offered as one year contract initially and will commence as soon as possible. Candidates should have experience of, or a passion for, working with SEND children.
You must have sound knowledge of how children learn and a number of strategies to encourage learning. You will need to be sensitive to the special needs of individual children and be able to work as part of a team. Previous experience of working with special needs children and running intervention groups would be useful. Candidates will need to demonstrate initiative and enthusiasm and have excellent literacy and numeracy skills.
We can offer:
- A welcoming and positive Catholic community
- Children whose behaviour is exemplary and who are keen to learn
- Supportive and caring staff
- A strong commitment to innovative professional development
- A well-resourced environment.
The salary for this role will be within the range stated and dependent on qualifications, skills and experience.
Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. Please telephone the school office on 020 8440 4946 to make an appointment.
Latest date for applications to be considered: Monday 3rd October 2022 at 9am
Please note that interviews will be held as applications are received, so please do not delay in submitting your application documents. We reserve the right to appoint prior to the application deadline.
- Application Form – Support_Staff
- Application Forms – Notes to Applicants
- Consent to Obtain References Form
- Teaching Assistant – Level 2
- Recruitment Monitoring Form
- Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 – Disclosure Form
St Catherine’s Catholic Primary School is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and as such all offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks. The school is also committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.