Post Title: Specialist Teaching Assistants Maths and /or English
We are happy to accept applications from either specialist English TAs, specialist maths TAs or individuals who have both expertise.
Post Reference: EM1
Hours: 37 hours per week – Monday – Friday with flexibility to meet business needs
Term Time Only – working 36 weeks per year, paid for 41 weeks per year to include holiday entitlement.
This is suitable as a job share
Salary: £14,277.46 per annum (£18,108 pro rata) which is LS15 on the Learning Support Salary Scale.
Fractional Hours are also available
Job Purpose: Providing support under the guidance of the teacher to students in classrooms and on occasion, support students in the Learning Resource Centre
Vision: We are looking for flexible and enthusiastic Teaching Assistants specialising in maths and/or English who can provide 1:1 and group support for learners from across the college, during their maths & English lessons. A sympathetic approach to learners with a physical, behavioural and/or learning disability is essential. You will have excellent literacy, numeracy and communication skills, knowledge and experience. Possession of a Level 3 Teaching and Supporting Learning qualification is desirable. Knowledge of ICT would be an advantage, and you will have an adaptable approach as some of the activities are based outside of the classroom. Experience of the main vocational areas animals, floristry, construction, agriculture, horticulture or outdoor education is desirable but not essential.
Status: Fixed Term until 31st August 2019
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Joanna Jeffery on 01305 215005 during normal working hours.
The Closing Date for Applications: Friday 2oth July at 9:00am
Proposed Interview Date: TBC
Please return the completed Application Form by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to: HR Department, Kingston Maurward College, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8PY.
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The College welcomes applications from people with a disability and will offer interviews to all those who are able to reasonably fulfil the criteria outlined in this Job Description. If applicants with a disability shortlisted for interview require any assistance in attending please contact the College’s Human Resources Manager in order that alternative arrangements are made.
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