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Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Bolton, Lancashire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Tradewind Manchester are supporting a two-form entry Bolton-based primary school in recruiting a KS1 Level 3 Teaching Assistant. This is a full-time role with an immediate start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 16 weeks) this role could become permanent and you may be offered a school contract.

The school is seeking an experienced Level 3 Teaching Assistant to pupils in Key Stage 1 who require support in enhancing their learning development. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of supporting pupils who require developmental support, including academic interventions in reading/writing or maths; have strong language and literacy skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels; and a clear understanding of phonics.

To join us and be successful in this Level 3 Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:

Have a Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification

Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks

Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained

Have the legal right to work in the UK

This role will include:

Teaching pupils with developmental difficulties in reading, writing or maths

Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care

Assisting with behavioural support where necessary

Supporting the school team to provide a stimulating, safe and nurturing environment for students to learn

About the school:

This school's staff are overwhelmingly positive about the leadership and atmosphere around the school. Staff are taken care of and opportunities for development are common. Funding is used well and support for pupils that require it is well-targeted. Teaching Assistants make valuable contributions and behaviour is exemplary.

About the role:

Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester)

Full time, 08:15-16:00

Free onsite parking and close to local transport links from the city centre

You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time

The benefits of working as an experienced Level 3 Teaching Assistant at this school include:

Working in a friendly, supportive team

Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities

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  • Job Reference: 706202578-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
    Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent