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Teaching Assistant
  • Employer: Bracknell Forest Council
  • Reference: JOB00440
  • Published: Tue 13/09/2022, 8:58 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 04/10/2022, 8:58 AM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 25 hours per week, term time only
  • Salary: £10,000 - £14,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Wooden Hill Primary and Nursery School, Wokingham, Winkfield Parish Council, Winkfield, West Bershire Council, Waymead, EDS, Waterside Park , Warfield Parish Council, Various locations in the community - see advert, Time Square, Bracknell , The Willows Children Centre , The Rowans Children's Centre, The Pavillion, The Family Centre, The Commercial Centre, The Alders Children's Centre, St. Michael's School House Pre-School, After School Club & Holiday Club – Bracknell, Sandy Lane Out of School Club, Sandhurst, Berkshire, Sandhurst Library, New Hope, 16/17 Market Street, Bracknell, Margaret Wells-Furby Child Development Centre , Look Out Discovery Centre, Lily Hill Park, Library Crowthorne, Larchwod, 10A Portman Close, Bracknell , Glenfield House , Forestcare, Waterside Park, Emergency Duty Service , Easthampstead Park Crematorium, Easthampstead Cemetery & Crematorium, Early Help Team , Crowthorne, Commercial Centre, Church Hill House, Crowthorne Rd, Bracknell , Child Development Centre, Breakthrough Supportive Employment, Bracknell Youth Offending Service, Bracknell Yout Offending Service, Bracknell Town Council, Bracknell Open Learning Centre, Bracknell Open Learning Cente, Bracknell Library , Bracknell Forest and Windsor & Maidenhead, Bracknell Forest , Bracknell Family Centre , Bracknell Central Library, Bracknell, Binfield Parish Council, Ascot, 7 Portman Close, Bracknell, RG42 1NE, 7 Portman Close, Bracknell , Berkshire

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Teaching Assistant

Sandhurst School is a caring, inclusive and well-ordered community. Our aim is to provide all students with the opportunity to succeed, with a strong emphasis on achievement, encouragement and development of skills and qualities to be active, accomplished, knowledgeable, caring and self-sufficient in tomorrow's ever changing world.

Teaching Assistant

Contract type: Permanent role, 25 hours per week, term time only

There may be the opportunity for additional hours for the right candidate

Salary: £10,648 per annum. (incl OLA)

We are seeking to appoint an excellent teaching assistant who is enthusiastic about, and ideally has experience of, working with students with special educational needs.

The successful applicant will join our special educational needs team, managed by the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Coordinator. They will work across the school in various departments, providing support for children with special educational needs and working closely with class teachers to ensure these students reach their potential.

There will be opportunities to run small group interventions depending on the candidate's previous experience, with training provided to aid with the support of various specific difficulties and disabilities. This provides an excellent steppingstone for those looking to start a career in teaching.

What We Offer:

  • A fantastic school environment in which to work, with exemplary relationships, working together with a supportive team that offers guidance and mentoring.
  • A first-class commitment to developing individuals through personalised CPD programmes and working with our people so that they reach their full potential

It is anticipated that interviews will take place the following week. However, applicants may be invited to interview before the closing date, therefore please take the opportunity to apply as soon as possible. We reserve the right to close the advert early should the right candidate apply.

In November 2017 Ofsted reported that:

  • "The Headteacher, leaders and governors are committed to improving pupils' life chances"
  • "Pupils' conduct is typically good and they treat one another with respect"
  • "Pupils feel safe and are kept safe"
  • "Pupils are well looked after and are provided with the opportunity to succeed"
  • "Strong relationships exist between staff and pupils"

Employment is with Corvus Learning Trust and not Bracknell Forest Council. The trust is very popular and for most posts a large number of applications are received - it is therefore not possible to notify all applicants of the outcome. Please accept that if you have not heard within three weeks of the closing date then, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful - in which case we offer our best wishes for the future.