Phonics Specialist Teaching Assistant

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North West
£55 to £65 per annum
Teaching Personnel
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A Manchester Primary School (M13) is recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant to take phonics interventions across the EYFS and KS1. The successful applicant will work across the EYFS and KS1 but may also be required to support identified children across KS2. The ideal candidate will have experience using the ‘Letters & Sounds’ Framework for phonics and will have recent and relevant experience in an educational setting.

The school are looking for an enthusiastic practitioner to work across their larger than average, 3 form entry, primary school! The children in the school speak over 23 languages so experience supporting children with EAL or other language barriers would be beneficial. The school prides itself on ‘developing and inspiring children to enable them to reach their full academic potential’ and is looking for a compassionate and supportive Teaching Assistant to help to support this ethos.

The ideal candidate will,

* Have experience working with primary aged children
* Have extensive phonics knowledge and be comfortable delivering intervention session to children in EYFS, KS1 & KS2
* Have passion for education and making a difference to childrens learning

In return, the school can offer,

* A strong leadership and management team
* The opportunity to work in a ‘GOOD’ school
* The chances to kick start your career in education!

The position will start ASAP and will be on going until the end of the academic year and moving forward in to September. The position may be extended for the right candidate. If you have extensive phonics knowledge and have recent and relevant experience in an education setting then you are encouraged to apply!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0161 242 1796
Contact: Sasha Jackson

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