Level 3 Teaching Assistant

The children, staff and governors of Nether Green Junior School are looking to appoint an outstanding, committed and caring teaching assistant to work with our children.
At Nether Green Junior School we aim to provide a learning environment in which our pupils are valued and begin to develop the skills that, in the future, will enable them to be valuable citizens in the society in which they live and work.
We are committed to nurturing staff to support the development of the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to be an outstanding classroom practitioner.
Based in S10 area of Sheffield.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Each day will be different, however the main duties will remain the same and you will be trained so that you can assist with a wide range of duties including;

• Provide support for pupils
• Build positive relationships and interact with pupils
• Promote the inclusion & acceptance of all pupils
• Provide support for the teacher:
• Assist with the display of pupils work in the classroom
• Assist with the learning activities
• Promote good pupil behaviour
• Provide admin support
• Support for the curriculum
• Support the use of IT in learning activities
• Develop pupil’s competence & independence in its use
• Prepare, maintain & use equipment/resources required to meet the lesson plans/relevant learning activity & assist pupils in their use
• Support for the school:
• Be aware & comply with policies & procedures relating to child protection, health & safety, confidentiality & data protection
• Contribute to the overall ethos/work/aims of the school
• Attend & participate in relevant meetings as required
• Participate in training & other learning activities and performance
• Accompany teaching staff and pupils on visits, trips and out of school activities
• Attend to their personal needs

PERSON SPECIFICATION:
• Ability to relate well to children & adults
• Work positively as part of a team
• Can maintain trust and confidentiality at all times
• Good organisational skills
• Ability to control emotions & reactions to challenging situations
• Positive attitude towards pupils’ welfare
• Maintain personal presentation that sets high standards for the pupils
• Friendly personality with a real interest in building relationships
• A resilient nature
• A caring & compassionate attitude

The ideal candidate will have achieved or be expecting a grade 4+ in GCSE English and Maths

WORKING HOURS:
30 hours 5 days per week

PAY RATE:
£4:39 per hour
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