Teaching Assistant - Scale 3

Location
Dorothy Stringer School
Salary
30 hours a week-term time only. Scale 3 (Point 14-£12,088.59)
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
01 Sep 2017
Ref
TA6
Contract Type
Fixed term
Hours
Part Time

PURPOSE OF JOB

To work, under the instruction of senior staff, to undertake support programmes to enable access to learning for students and to assist the teacher in the management of students and the classroom.  Work may be carried out in the classroom or outside the main teaching area

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

Support for the Students

  • Supervise and provide particular support for students, including those with special needs, ensuring their safety and access to learning activities
  • Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Education / Behaviour Plans and Personal Care programmes
  • Establish constructive relationships with students and interact with them according to individual needs
  • Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all students
  • Encourage students to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher
  • Set challenging and demanding expectations and promote self-esteem and independence
  • Provide feedback to students in relation to progress and achievement under guidance of the teacher