Qualified Teaching Assistant- Harrogate

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Teaching / Learning Assistants
Yorkshire & Humberside
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary
Principal Teachers
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Principal Teachers has a vacancy for a Teaching Assistant preferably qualified to Level 3 standard, although applicants with extensive experience without this qualification may still be considered. The Head Teacher of a Church of England primary school based in the Harrogate area is seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to commence a long term role as soon as possible on a full time basis. 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 with Special Educational Needs (SEN).

This caring village 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. You will need to show a commitment to supporting learning for all and have high expectation for behaviour and attainment. You will be required to embrace the ethos and respect the school’s Christian values. 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 including pupils with SEN
* Knowledge of the current Primary National Curriculum requirements
* 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.

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

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