Required for January 2020: Teaching Assistant (EAL & Phonics)
Salary Grade 3, Point 6
24 hours per week
We are a forward thinking and innovative primary school with a passion for educating the “whole child” through a vibrant, varied and exciting curriculum that makes learning fun. Our school is proud to be part of Anthem Schools Trust, a multi-academy trust that aims to create ambitious and successful schools where every child thrives.
At Boston West Academy, we believe that strong, positive relationships provide the foundations for a school to flourish. We enjoy “working together for success” within an optimistic and positive culture of excellence. We want to inspire children and help them to be the best they can be.
We are seeking to employ a teaching assistant to support the teaching and learning of phonics and to work with children for whom English is an additional language (EAL) in different year groups across the school.
Main duties and responsibilities:-
• Provide support for children with English as an additional language, in consultation with the class teacher, across the school
• Deliver daily phonics sessions with small groups of children in year 1
• Provide support for teaching and learning under the supervision of the class teacher, in different year groups
• Please also refer to the TA1 job description
Please visit our website for further information and to download an application form.
Deadline for applications: Wednesday 11 December 2019 at 12 noon
Interviews will take place on: Monday 16 December 2019
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and require all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks which will, where applicable, include a health check, an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. Our school is part of Anthem Schools Trust, which is a charity and a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England & Wales. Company No. 7468210. Registered Office: Highbridge House, 16-18 Duke Street, Reading, RG1 4RU.
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School website: http://bwacademy.co.uk