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Teaching Assistant - Level 3 - St Elphin's (Fairfield) CE VA Primary School - Jobs

Vacancy type
Fixed Term until July 2017
Salary Grade 5 SCP 14-18 (£18,560 - £21,048 pro rata)
St. Elphin’s (Fairfield) CE VA Primary School
Closing Date
Wednesday, 25th January 2017

St. Elphin’s (Fairfield) CE VA Primary School, Farrell Street, Warrington WA1 2GN
Headteacher: Mrs. M. Cummings

Fixed term post until July 2017, to start asap.
Part time, 30 hours per week 8.30- 2.30 p.m, 

Our school community seeks an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to offer effective support for teaching and learning opportunities, under the guidance of teaching staff and SENCo. This post incorporates both 1:1, small groups and general classroom support. 
Please state any strengths within the application, such as areas of curriculum strength, First Aid qualifications, etc.

The successful candidate will be expected to:
Be qualified to NVQ Level 3 for Teaching Assistants (or equivalent)
Have relevant, recent experience within the primary age range
Have experience working 1:1 with children who have special educational needs
Engage and support children in their learning through a variety of strategies, adjusting activities for the pupil they are working with to support learning styles and individual needs
Feedback to teaching staff regarding progress and outcomes
Have the ability to work constructively as part of a team
Have a positive approach to managing behaviour
Develop positive relationships with children, staff and parents to promote the progress and attainment of children
We can offer:
A place within a supportive, creative and dedicated staff team who are committed to excellence across all areas
Friendly, well-behaved children with a positive attitude to learning

We are committed to safeguarding our pupils and each other.  The successful applicant will be required to apply for enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.  Further details can be found on  

Interested candidates are warmly invited to visit the school. Please contact Mrs. Alli Jenkinson (SENCo) on 01925 635143 to make an appointment. For an application pack please e-mail: or contact the school office on 01925 635143.

Closing date: 25.1.2017 at noon     Shortlisting: 26.1.2017    Interviews: 6.2.2017