Ref 7626
£9000.00 per annum    
37 hours per week

As a Level 3TA at Kingsway Park you will act in a responsible manner and assist with the supervision, personal care, welfare and safety of individuals and/or groups of children under the direction/instruction of teaching/and/or senior staff, inclusive of assisting with resources and basic classroom management techniques to support their learning.

It is expected at Level 3 that the postholder will work under the direction of teaching staff and may be responsible for some learning activities within the overall teaching plan to enable access to learning which will be in addition to undertaking the core duties outlined in the Level 1 job description.

Desired skills
  • Understanding of and willingness to use basic technology e.g. computer, photocopier, whiteboard.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment.
  • Have an understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities.
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with all students and colleagues.
  • Ability to work within the schools ethos and provide a positive role model
  • Experience of working &/or caring for children.
  • Have the ability to provide clerical/admin support to teacher/department.
  • Have the skills and knowledge to implement literacy/numeracy programmes.
  • Knowledge and understanding of how ICT can support learning.
  • Awareness and understanding of school curriculum.
  • Awareness of and commitment to inclusion in a school setting.
  • Understanding of children in the appropriate age range.
To work towards demonstrating: 

  • High expectations of children and young people with a commitment to helping them fulfil their potential.
  • The ability to establish fair, respectful, trusting, supportive and constructive relationships with children and young people.
  • The positive values & attitudes and behaviour expected from children and young people.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with children and young people and colleagues.
  • The ability to recognise and respect the contribution that parents/carers can make to the development and wellbeing of children and young people.
  • A commitment to collaborative and co-operative working with colleagues.
  • The ability to organise and manage learning activities in ways which keep children safe.
  • Evidence of commitment to professional development.
  • The ability to actively encourage and motivate children to advance their learning.
  • Knowledge of the school and its setting/community.  
  • Experience or working with and/or caring for children within an education setting

Personal qualities Responsibilities:

The apprentice must: Perform his/her duties in accordance with the Authority’s/School’s Equality and Diversity Policy
Ensure that the Authority’s/School’s commitment to public service orientation and care of our customers is provided

Be able to render regular and efficient service to undertake the duties of the post Values & Behaviours:

Approach the job at all times using the following values:

  • Valuing our Community Focusing on staff, students, parent/carers and visitors
  • Acting with integrity
  • Using time and money wisely
  • Working Together
  • Always learning and improving
  • Be aware of and apply the Kingsway Park High School behaviours at all times
Desired qualifications
  • Have a minimum of  GCSE grade C/4 and above (or equivalent) in English and Maths or ECDL qualification.
  • NVQ Level 2 Teaching Assistant