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School Name St Thomas Of Canterbury Catholic Primary School
School Address Rainford Rd, Denton's Green, Saint Helens WA10 6BX Tel: 01744 621380
Job Title Learning Assistant Level 2 plus SEN
Job reference WFLA2
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade NJC scp 03
Pay From: £11492.76 To: £11608.72
Hours 25 hours per week term time only plus 5 inset days
Closing date 29 January 2021 (12pm)
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Job Description
Required: As soon as possible

The Governing Body of St. Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School wish to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic, energetic and caring Teaching Assistant to work within our successful and hard working team. The suitable candidate must be able to support teaching and learning throughout Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.

We are seeking a colleague who:

· Is sensitive to the needs of children

· Is able to communicate effectively with children and adults

· Has excellent literacy and numeracy skills and be able to work independently.

· Will be professional at all times

· Will be committed to the safeguarding of the children

The successful candidate will provide support for pupils throughout the school with duties ranging as follows:

· Supporting small groups of pupils with literacy and numeracy interventions

· Supporting the class teacher with the preparation of resources and maintaining a high quality, interactive environment for the children

· Supervision of pupils and promotion of good behaviour.

· Establishing positive relationships with parents/carers.

· Contributing to the ethos of the school and supporting extra-curricular activities and events

· Cover for classes when necessary

In return we can offer you:

· A positive, warm and caring Catholic ethos

· Enthusiastic and well behaved children

· A friendly, supportive and caring environment in which to work

· A staff and governing body who strive for excellence

· Supportive and dedicated parents

· A commitment to professional development opportunities

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applications should be submitted on the CES application forms

Closing Date: Friday, 29th January 2021 @ 12 Noon

Shortlisting: Monday, 1st February 2021

Observation/Interview: Thursday 4th February 2021 & Friday 5th February 202
When applying for this vacancy, you have the following options:

For an application form and further details contact:

Joanne Martin
01744 671849
Human Resources, Town Hall, Victoria Square, St Helens, WA10 1HP

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Job Application Packs
Recruitment Monitoring Form (1).pdf
Model Application Form Support Staff.pdf
Job Description WFLA2.pdf
Rehabilitation of Offenders Act Disclosure Form.pdf
Consent to Obtain References Form.pdf
Person Specification WFLA2.pdf
When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number. The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.