Teaching Assistant

Knowsley, Merseyside
Date Posted:07 Sep 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Knowsley, Merseyside
The Governors of a Kirkby-based Primary School wish to appoint a Teaching Assistant to be based across upper Key Stage 2.

The successful applicant may be required to work across Years 5 and 6.

We are looking for someone who:

*Has experience of working with children within a school setting;
*Is passionate about children's learning and every child achieving their full potential;
*Has lots of energy, enthusiasm and patience;
*Is flexible and can work well within a team;
*Has a sense of humour;
*Holds a teaching assistant or childcare qualification;
*Has a good standard of literacy, numeracy and ICT skills to GCSE/NVQ standard.

School can offer:

*Friendly and enthusiastic children who want to learn;
*A caring, happy environment with a clear vision for our continued improvement;
*Experienced, committed, friendly and supportive colleagues;
*High expectations of children's achievement and behaviour.

The post holder will be required to work with individual children and groups of children, to support the class teacher and to contribute towards the evaluation and modification of work programmes as required.

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