Senior Teaching Assistant (3 days)

The Holt House and Carterknowle Schools Federation is looking for a senior teaching assistant to join their staff team from 1 Sept 2021 to 31 August 2022, to be based at Carterknowle Junior School, working in Y3.

You will need to have experience of working with KS2 children and supporting them effectively. You will be expected to be skilled in working with individuals, with small groups and in supporting the teacher with the whole class.  You will need to have high expectations for what junior children can achieve both in their learning and in their independence, while being able to provide good pastoral support and care.  As a senior TA you will assist classteachers with preparation and assessment and deliver catch up programmes.  You will be called upon to supervise a class for short periods as ad hoc cover.  Good numeracy and literacy skills are essential for this post.

They can offer you support and continuing professional development so that you can fulfil your role well.  Carterknowle Junior School is a lovely school with wonderful children who are eager to learn.  They are committed to meeting children’s individual learning needs, working in partnership with parents and carers.  Breaktime and lunchtime supervision is part of this role.  The hours of working are Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 8.30am – 3.45pm (with two daily breaks of 15 and 30 minutes).

Closing date for applications: 11th June 2021

For more information please visit Sheffield City Council’s website.