Teaching Assistant - Supporting and Delivering Learning and Cover
About the role
TEACHING ASSISTANT – LEVEL 3 ( Delivering Learning and Cover), 37 HPW (TERM TIME ONLY)
£21,074 pa pro rata
Required as soon as possible
Temporary post until August 2019
We require an enthusiastic, flexible and assertive Teaching Assistant to join our team. This post involves supervising and delivering lessons in the absence of teachers, ensuring discipline is upheld and the effect of the teacher’s absence upon learning is minimised. The successful candidate will also be involved in break and lunchtime duties, examination invigilation and administration to support faculties. This is a busy role requiring a patient but assertive manner and the ability to deal with a range of situations.
South Shields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students. All applicants are subject to the requirements of the Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education guidelines.
South Tyneside Council and South Shields School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.
Applications should be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 12 noon, Tuesday 22 January.
About the role
Examination Invigilator/Reader/Scribe – £8.75ph
Required for May/June examinations
We are seeking to recruit new Examination Invigilators, Reader/scribes to work with the existing team in the running of all internal and public examinations at South Shields School.
The post would be ideally suited to applicants who feel a sense of responsibility for today’s young people and who are able to work flexible daytime hours. The role is on a casual basis, throughout the academic year, involving morning and afternoon sessions as directed by the Examinations Officer.
As an examination invigilator you will supervise students during examinations and complete a small amount of associated paper work.
As a Reader/scribe you will need good reading, spelling and handwriting skills to read and write for students who require additional help during exams.
The ideal applicant will be vigilant and reliable, have excellent attention to detail and the ability to remain calm under pressure.
Experience of carrying out invigilation duties or acting as a reader/scribe would be an advantage however full training will be provided and all hours will be negotiated for each examination period.
South Shields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students. All applicants are subject to the requirements of the Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education guidelines. This will include checks with past employers and the need for the successful applicant to hold or undergo a suitable enhanced DBS disclosure.
Completed application forms should be returned to email@example.com no later than 31 January 2019 at 12 noon.