Temporary Teaching Assistant

Temporary Level 2 Teaching Assistant (28.75 hours Monday to Friday Temporary Term time only until August 2021) (Starting date 2nd November 2020)

Sutton CE VC Primary School is looking for a temporary Teaching Assistant to start 2nd November 2020.

Sutton Primary School is situated in the village of Sutton, Cambridgeshire and is 7 miles from the Cathedral City of Ely. Our school site is a mixture of old and new and has seen much development over the years. The classrooms are split between three main buildings and we are fortunate to have a library, music room and group room. 

The successful applicants will have previous experience of working with Primary aged children and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the National Curriculum.

The ability to work independently, and as part of a team are essential, along with excellent communication and computer skills. Discretion will be required as work of a confidential/sensitive nature may also be undertaken as part of the role.

Main duties and responsibilities will include supervising pupils in the classroom, playground areas and throughout the school premises.  Safety and wellbeing are of paramount importance for all pupils, and the maintenance of good behaviour and discipline in line with School policy.  Experience of working with children with special educational needs would be an advantage.  This post may include working 1:1 with an individual, or on a more general basis in the classroom, depending on the needs of the school.  It will also include preparing and maintaining resources for the classroom under the supervision of the Teachers.

Closing date:  19th October 2020

Interview date:  21st October 2020

Application packs are available from the School Office together with a job description.

Sutton Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.    The above post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please call for an application pack. CV applications will not be considered. Visits to the school are very welcome at the end of school day - please contact the school office.