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KS2 Teaching Assistant

Peterlee, County Durham
£340 to £375 Per Week
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Teaching Personnel are working with a Primary School in County Durham who are looking to place an exceptionally driven Teaching Assistant who can work in a Y3 class, 60% of the class are working below their expected level. Ideally, you will have recent experience working with lower ability pupils and lead interventions in English in the afternoons. This role is due to start after the October half-term and will be ongoing until Christmas with a possibility of extension. The headteacher is looking for an experienced TA to work in a Y3 class, with the majority of the class working below their expected grade, they are looking for a proven Teaching Assistant to work with the Class Teacher to lead interventions to improve attainment in English, you will also be expected to carry out Phonics interventions with a small group of pupils working at pre-key stage level. About the school: Located in Peterlee, with a local bus route the school in a short 5 minute walk Pupils generally perform as expected with lower key stage 2 making slow progression towards their expected levels The headteacher and senior leadership team are focusing on improving the standard of teaching across Y3 and Y4 to improvement attainment in foundation subjects The Role: Full-time role starting October 2022 working within a Y3 class Leading 121 and group interventions for English Carrying out small group interventions with select pupils working at pre-key stage level Candidate Requirements: Hold at minimum a Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualification Experience working with lower ability pupils in KS2 Recent experience leading interventions for English Experience with Phonics interventions would be beneficial for this role Hold a valid Child Only DBS accessible on the Update Service or be willing to apple for one If you are interested in the role, please apply below. If you are interested in an alternative role in education, please do still apply and we will contact you about all of our opportunities. All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details. All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date. Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education . We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided. For details of our privacy policy, please see (url removed)/privacy-notice
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  • Job Reference: 707263383-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Teaching Personnel
    Teaching Personnel
  • Location: Peterlee, County Durham
  • Salary: £340 to £375 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary