St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School Teaching Assistant Level 1 SAN

  • Salary: Grade 3 £19,264 to £20,043 per annum pro rata
  • Location: Manchester
  • Contract: Part Time Term Time Only
  • Applications Close: 01/07/2022 12:00
  • Start Date: 01/09/2022

Job details

The Wythenshawe Catholic Academy Trust wishes to appoint two Teaching Assistant Level 1 SAN at St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School to provide one to one support for a children
The main duties of the role:

- To work with groups of pupils under the supervision of the teacher including the delivery of programmes of work and the implementation of ILPs
- Assist the teacher to ensure a safe classroom and outdoor environment
- Prepare the classroom for lessons, including display work and clear afterwards
- Supervise groups and occasionally whole classes for a session/lesson in the classroom or outside the main teaching area as required

The successful candidate will:
- Have strong moral and ethical principles and values
- Be able to adapt and respond appropriately to challenging situations
- Be open to new ideas, committed to working as part of a team and of course have a good sense of humour.
- Act with the utmost integrity at all times.

We can offer the successful candidate:
- An opportunity to work within a welcoming and enthusiastic environment with wonderful children, supportive staff, governors and parents
- Close links and group support from three other schools in this forward thinking Catholic multi-academy trust in this exciting time in our development
- An opportunity to be part of a team of dedicated, talented and hardworking individuals
- Entry into the Local Government Pension Scheme which is one of the most competitive on the market, with employer contributions of 18.5%
- A true commitment to Continuing Professional Development with access to a library of on-line training courses and fully accredited qualifications and opportunities to access other relevant paid training.
- A range of employee benefits which support your well-being that includes:
o A confidential Employee Assistance Programme which is extended to members of your family
o A Health Cash Plan which is paid for by the Trust and gives access to a range of benefits which include covering the costs towards optical, dental, alternative therapy treatments, health screening and discounted gym memberships and a large range of retail discounts. Some benefits are also available to family members
o Flu vaccination clinics
o Eyecare Vouchers

Prospective candidates are warmly invited to visit the school and meet with a member of the school's senior leadership team. Please contact Mrs Karen Johnson on 0161 437 3890 or e-mail to make arrangements.

Applicants are advised that schools and colleges designated with a religious character in England and Wales are permitted by law to require certain posts to be filled by practising Catholics or individuals who hold a Catholic Certificate in Religious Studies. Where it is not a requirement of the role to be a practising Catholic, applications are invited from individuals committed to supporting the Catholic ethos of the school.

It is not a requirement of this role to be a practising Catholic and therefore, applications are invited from individuals committed to supporting the Catholic ethos of the school.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

Email your application to Mrs Andrea Sweeney

Please note that CVs and agencies will be ignored

You will need to read the Application Form Notes, Privacy Notice, Job Description, Person Specification and Disclosure Form

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing Date: 01 July 2022 12:00

Shortlisting: 04/07/2022

Interviews: 07/07/2022

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/3474-31S