Job vacancy details
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Location: Reading RG2 7EL
Salary: Actual salary: £19,520 per annum (RG5 SCP 28-31)
Working Pattern: Required for as soon as possible • 35 hours a week term time only • Permanent contract
Closing date: 29 September 2017
The Ridgeway is a nurturing and friendly school situated within a diverse community in South Reading, with enthusiastic, happy pupils who enjoy learning and a committed and highly motivated team. Following our recent expansion to three-form entry we are looking for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant who will support teaching and learning across the school, and also cover regular PPA to ensure all our pupils achieve their potential. Additional training in running a nurture group or in ELSA would be useful but not essential. To support this position and to secure excellent outcomes for pupils, we can offer ongoing professional development and the opportunity to work collaboratively with experienced professionals both within school and across the Whitley Excellence Cluster.
• Have a NVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent
• Have a good understanding of the KS1/2 curriculum
• Excellent numeracy/literacy skills
• Have good interpersonal skills and be experienced in working with vulnerable pupils
• Be committed to the inclusion of all children and their families.
Visits to the school are welcomed.
To obtain an application pack or arrange a visit, please contact Sue Ambrose, the School Secretary, be emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Friday 29 September 2017
Interview date: Friday 6 October 2017
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.