• Location: Swansea,
  • Salary Type: Not Supplied
  • Salary Range: Not Supplied
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 05 July, 2024 12:00 AM
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Parkland Primary School - Full Time Teaching Assistant Level 2 - Temporary in the first instance

Swansea Council
Parkland Primary School is a happy, hard-working, and well-ordered community in which children are able to develop their potential academically, socially, spiritually, and creatively. We strive to establish a love of learning in all our children by motivating them by providing engaging, quality learning experiences.

High expectations underpin all we do and children are supported in the challenges to meet them, developing resilience and learning from mistakes as they progress. At the centre of learning is a broad, balanced, relevant, and engaging curriculum, which ensures every child is able to achieve in their talents. Mutual respect forms the basis for all our learning and the partnerships we have with parents/carers and the community enables us to achieve the standards which are hallmarks of the school.

We are seeking an outstanding individual who is looking to progress within the Teaching Assistant role. The successful candidate will:

• Be able to work effectively as part of a team.
• Have high expectations both for pupils and themselves.
• Have excellent communication skills and be committed to building positive relationships with pupils, parents/carers and staff.
• Support high quality teaching and learning.
• Enthuse, motivate and engage pupils in all areas of learning.
• Be willing to contribute to the broader life of the school community.

We can offer you:

• An excellent opportunity and scope to develop your own skills and to make a positive impact on the lives and learning experiences of the pupils in our care.
• The chance to work as part of a dedicated, friendly and highly supportive team.

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure. Childcare qualifications and having effective ICT skills to enhance learning could prove advantageous.

Application forms can be downloaded from the City and County of Swansea website at .

Completed forms should be returned for the attention of the acting headteacher, Miss Felicity Poole to the school email:

Parkland Primary School - Teaching Assistant Level 2 (Job Description) (PDF) [84KB]
Application form - school-based support staff (Word doc) [134KB]