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Teaching Assistant

Tiverton, Devon
£9.98 Per Hour
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Teaching AssistantTiverton, DevonAbout UsFounded in 1604, Blundell's is a co-educational independent school for pupils aged 3 - 18 years. Boasting excellent facilities and the best in pastoral care, we are committed to providing an outstanding learning experience for all students. Based in 90 acres of beautiful Devon countryside, Blundell's fosters a friendly and open environment where both students and staff can thrive.We're currently looking for a Teaching Assistant to join us on a permanent, full-time basis to support the learning of our Key Stage 2 (KS2) Pupils. The Benefits- A salary of £9.98 per hour- 4 weeks paid holiday plus bank holidays- Company pension scheme- Meals during term time- Branded uniform provided (as required)- Relevant internal and external training provided- Use of excellent sports facilities- Free staff parking- Ongoing trainingThis is a brilliant opportunity for a passionate education professional looking to develop their career in a school with a reputation for exceptional student support.Set in the idyllic Devonshire countryside, we can offer you a truly exceptional work environment, where you will discover a close-knit friendly team that will support your personal and professional development. So, if you're looking to build a career packed with potential, that will also provide you with an unrivalled work/life balance, then this is role you've been waiting for. The RoleAs a Teaching Assistant, you will support Class Teachers with a range of activities to enable and promote the educational and social growth of our KS2 pupils.Supporting the educational needs of pupils, you will facilitate the implementation of Individual Educational Programmes and assist Teachers with monitoring their progress.Engaging in the social development of our pupils, you will support them with emotional and behavioural problems, enabling them to participate in activities inside and outside the classroom.Additionally, you will:- Support Teachers in preparing classroom resources- Assist with the preparation and presentation of pupils' work- Accompany pupils on educational trips- Undertake playground and before and after school dutiesAbout YouTo join us as a Teaching Assistant, you'll need:- A relevant qualification such as an NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent)- The ability to carry out basic first aid duties- The ability to work across all prep school age ranges- The ability to empathise with pupils- The ability to build and maintain relationships with parents on a professional basis- Strong IT skills- An enthusiastic and positive approach- Good written and verbal communication skillsClosing date: 21st September 2022Interview date: week commencing the 26th September 2022.Other organisations may call this role TA, KS2 Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant, Classroom Assistant, General Teaching Assistant, Behavioural Support Assistant, Nursery Assistant, Tutor or Educational Assistant.Blundell's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.Webrecruit and Blundell's School are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.So, if you're looking to take your next step as a Teaching Assistant, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
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  • Job Reference: 707326381-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Blundells School
    Blundells School
  • Location: Tiverton, Devon
  • Salary: £9.98 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent