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Verwood Church of England First School and Nursery


Please see below vacancies:

Teaching Assistant - Grade : 5 (Range SCP 4 – 6)

Wimborne Academy Trust is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to apply for a Teaching Assistant vacancy within Verwood CE First School and Nursery.

Annual Salary :  FTE £21,189 - £21,968
Actual Salary :  £13,169 - £13,653
Working Hours : 27.5 Hours per week (Term Time Only)

Closing Date:  Monday 20th February 2023
Interview Date: Wednesday 22nd February 2023
Fixed Term End Date:  31st August 2023
Start Date: As soon as possible

Responsible for supervising the activities of pupils during the school teaching periods and the midday sessional break within the school, including both indoor and outdoor areas, ensuring a safe environment is maintained at all times.

To assist the Head of School/ SENDCo and teachers in the development and implementation of a programme of work and in the provision of a stable, caring and supportive learning environment, which enables pupils to achieve their full learning potential and facilitates their personal, social and moral development.

There may be a Special Needs input to work with pupils. Support is both on a 1:1 basis and in group, to pupils with disability, learning difficulty or behavioural problems. This may include pupils with a high learning ability (‘gifted /talented’).

Prior experience of working with children in an educational setting is a requirement.

If this sounds like the right position for you, then we can offer:

● a genuine commitment to supporting professional development
● a supportive and flexible working environment which offers equal opportunities for all
● access to the local government pension scheme
● a range of employee benefits including Cycle to Work and Health Cashplan

Please click here for further information and to apply online.