General Teaching Assistant- Catterick

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Teaching / Learning Assistants
Yorkshire & Humberside
Other - North Yorkshire
Catterick Garrison
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary
Principal Teachers
Job Ref:

Principal Teachers are acting on behalf of a primary school in the Catterick area. The Head Teacher is seeking to appoint a General Teaching Assistant (GTA) to commence as soon as possible on a part time basis within a Year 1 Class. The successful applicant will be offering support to the Class Teacher, working with small groups of children, preparing resources, creating classroom displays and fulfilling other duties as instructed by the Class Teacher. You will need to show a commitment to supporting teaching and learning in schools and have experience of supporting children within KS1. Experience of working with children identified as having special education needs is essential.

Based in Catterick, this successful primary school is well regarded within the local community and staff are very well reputed. You will have access to a wealth of resources and support within the KS1 team. You will need to show a commitment to supporting learning for all and fully embrace the school ethos and behaviour policy. You will be required to have a calm and patient manner and have high expectations of behaviour and attainment. The Head Teacher is seeking a TA with a Level 3 CACHE/NCFE qualification or equivalent.

The successful applicant will have:

* CACHE Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (or equivalent)
* Strong behaviour and classroom management skills
* Previous experience of supporting teaching and learning in an education setting in the UK
* Knowledge of the current Primary National Curriculum requirements for KS1
* Enthusiasm for the role and a creative flare
* The ability to form excellent working relationships with staff and pupils from a diverse range of backgrounds
* Experience of planning and assessment to a very high standard
* A commitment to improving attainment for all students
* A proven track record for raising attainment and achieving targets

The benefits of working with Principal Teachers:

* No umbrella companies, you can be paid PAYE as standard
* Investment in CPD opportunities
* Over 16 years’ experience providing premium standard staff to schools across Yorkshire and North East regions
* We are advocates of fair pay and conditions and work hard to offer competitive remuneration for supply staff
* We are proud to be reputable for our ethical and friendly service
* Supportive Recruiters who will regularly check how you are getting on and listen to your feedback

Principal Teachers are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment vetting checks. Principal Teachers are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. Due to the high-volume of applications we expect to receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Principal Teachers
Tel: 01748352100
Contact: Kate Green

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