Smile Education are a Crown Commercial Services (CCS) approved supplier; through this partnership we are currently supporting a north Birmingham primary in the recruitment of an intervention Teaching Assistant. We are currently looking for an Intervention TA to join this two-form primary school. Plus, you will receive a £50 joining bonus when registering with Smile Education in addition to other termly bonus structures!
We are currently seeking an Intervention TA, available from February 2022 or earlier. This is a full-time role due to last until the end of the academic year with a scope to extend further for the right person. The successful applicant will be working across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 to support small intervention groups of manly lower ability pupils. You will also be supporting some pupils with SEND, including ADHD and ASD. Some pupils will be working towards IEP targets with others requiring booster work ahead of standardised tests including phonics screening and SATs.
This school is located within proximity to Castle Vale, Erdington, Washwood Heath, Short Heath and Birmingham City Centre. Why this school?
This setting has strong links with their surrounding community including local nurseries & feeder secondary schools. Successful applicants can expect to receive training from specialists CPD workshops and team teaching alongside experienced staff members.
This is an Ofsted rated good school with excellent leadership and management. The Head has a clear vision for progress at this school and they are supported by a strong and stable senior leadership team. Pupils make good progress across core subjects, teaching across English is a particular strength at this setting. The school are also incredibly proud of their SEND provisions and resource base. Their provisions for pupils with Autism are extensive and pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorder make outstanding progress due to the level of support they receive across school. Pupil behaviour is good and pupils have a real sense of pride for their surroundings. Pupils enjoy learning across all year groups and enjoy the variety given to them by the creative curriculum.
For applicants seeking relocation, Birmingham has a world class cosmopolitan city environment; home to bars, restaurants, and boutiques. In the run up to the 2022 Commonwealth Games and the under construction HS2, the area is witnessing increased investments and rejuvenation. What to expect from applicants?
We are looking for applicants who are dedicated to providing the best education possible for their pupils. Ambition and commitment to the school ethos is key!
We would like applicants to have experience in supporting teaching and learning either within the UK or British International school setting. To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following
• Hold a relevant UK teaching assistant qualification- for example Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools.
• Knowledge of the UK Primary Curriculum
• Able and willing to travel to the Birmingham area
Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.