Teaching Assistant

The Birley Academy are looking to hire a highly-skilled Teaching Assistant. The purpose of the job is:

  • To work with children as part of a team under the overall direction of the Headteacher who will be responsible for the policy and educational programme and for matters of control and discipline within the appropriate Articles of Government.
  • To support students in the Integrated Resource in maximising their participation in the social and academic processes of the school.
  • Under the instruction/guidance of teaching/senior staff, to encourage pupils to become more independent learners and help to raise the standard of achievement for all pupils.
  • All activities undertaken by colleagues at this level would be closely monitored by the class teacher or more senior colleagues and the content of learning activities would always be planned by the teacher/more senior staff.

Closing date for applications is the 22nd of October 2021!

For further information on the role, and how to apply, visit the Sheffield City Council website!