- TORBAY COUNCIL
- Schools Posts
- Work Location
- Moor Lane, Torquay, Devon TQ2 8NH
- Pupils on Roll
- Occupational group
- Education Support
- Salary details
- £13,299 - £14,044
- Job term
- Fixed Term
- Appointment type
- Term Time Only
- 32.5 hours (over 5 days), 39 weeks per annum
- Closing Date
- 24 February 2019
- Interview date
- as soon as possible
Mayfield School Chestnut Annexe in Paignton, are recruiting for an exciting new Level 3 position for Januray 2019.
Mayfield School require a talented and experienced Teaching Assistant to take on a key role in developing a brand new 6 place provision, based at our College Site in Paignton, for children who become permanently excluded from mainstream Primary schools. The role will include assisting in coordinating twelve week assessment placements, managing and supporting transition back to mainstream school.
This position is on a fixed term basis currently until 31.12.2019, but this is subject to ongoing review and then possible TUPE Regulations.
The successful applicant will have proven experience of working with children with challenging and vulnerable behaviours and will be able to demonstrate commitment and expertise in improving educational and social outcomes for them. Knowledge of the primary curriculum and experience of supporting children with a range of interventions in literacy and numeracy is essential. Knowledge of Thrive would be a distinct advantage.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. These posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and barred list check and other Safeguarding and Medical Checks. The interview will be a panel interview along with a written task and may include other tasks on the day.
All candidates will be required to provide two references which will be taken up if shortlisted but before interview.
Only applications through our recruitment portal https://www.tes.com/jobs/employer/-1036175 will be accepted. CV's will not be accepted in replacement of an official application form.