• Location: Newport,
  • Subject:
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £20,000.00 - £25,000.00
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 10 April, 2024 12:00 AM

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Teaching Assistant Level 2 (ALN) - Maindee Primary School

Teaching Assistant Level 2 (ALN) - Maindee Primary School

Newport City Council
Teaching Assistant Level 2 (ALN) - Maindee Primary School
Job information
Post No. EDSCH00533.4 - Teaching Assistant Level 2 (ALN) - Maindee Primary School

1 x Permanent Post
1 x Fixed Term Post

Maindee Primary School are looking to appoint two level 2 teaching assistants to work with pupils with additional learning needs. One position is offered on a permanent basis and the other is offered on a Fixed Term Basis initially until December 2024.

We are looking for someone with experience of working with primary age pupils who has a proven track record of developing excellent relationships and applying the principles of nurture to their work. Knowledge and experience of supporting pupils with ALN needs, specifically visual or hearing impairments or pupils who have social and communication difficulties is preferable.

We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible and well qualified individual to support the work of the school who is willing to learn. You must be calm and approachable and understand the importance of developing high quality relationships in order to support pupils effectively. You must be passionate about wanting each child to experience success every day and have the knowledge, skills and experience to contribute to the work of the wider school team.

The broad outline of the role will be working to support a pupil with additional needs. Full training will be provided to ensure that you are able to meet the needs of the child effectively as part of the wider school team.

If successful you can expect to work as part of a highly supportive team who work together to support a wide range of diverse needs across the school. You will have access to bespoke support both within school and if necessary from outside of the school to enable you to thrive in your role.

Applications should be made through the Newport jobs website/ Educators Wales

Closing Date: Wednesday 10th April 2024

Interviews: W/B 15th April 2024

This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS).

We welcome applications for all our jobs in either Welsh or English. An application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

Newport City Council is committed to working towards its workforce being more representative of the population that we serve and particularly welcomes applications from people from the minority ethnic communities represented (or living) in the city. Selection will be made on ability and skills to undertake the role.

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