Teaching Assistants

1 x permanent and 1 x fixed term for 1 year). Required as soon as possible.
25.5 hours per week, term time only plus one inset day.
APT&C scale B / C (£10,075–£10,905, dependent upon experience).
Closing date: 9am, Monday 21 September 2020.

We are seeking to recruit two Teaching Assistants (TA) to join our first-class team of TAs who work with our teaching staff to raise the learning and attainment of students by providing them with assistance so that they can access the curriculum, participate in learning and reach their maximum potential.

The ideal candidates must be able to communicate effectively and sensitively with students and be able to adapt to their individual needs to support their learning. Applications are welcomed from anyone with relevant experience, including those returning to the work-place following a career break. This role may suit a graduate looking to gain experience in the classroom with the vision of moving into the teaching profession. As a member of the Berkshire Teaching Alliance we not only encourage progression into teaching but can assist with that development.

Interested in finding out more?
Candidates for these roles must be able to demonstrate positive attitudes, values and behaviours which help to develop and sustain effective relationships within the school community, and have professional regard for the school’s CHARACTER values and ethos. You must also be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all aspects of the role with confidence through the medium of English. 

Denefield staff who opt into the Local Government Pension Scheme receive a generous employer contribution equivalent to 19.6% of salary. For further information on each of these roles, including a job description and person specification, please visit www.denefield.org.uk/Join-us/Work-with-Us.

If you would like to discuss either of these roles or arrange to visit the school please contact our office team on 0118 9413458.

Completed applications should be sent to recruitment@denefield.org.uk.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 21 September 2020.

Denefield SchoolLong Lane
Tilehurst, Reading RG31 6XY

Denefield School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. CVs will not be accepted. Denefield School is an equal opportunities employer, and selects staff on merit, irrespective of race, sex, disability or age.

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