PPA Cover and Teaching Assistant - Kingshurst, Birmingham

West Midlands
£70 - £80/day £70-£80 per day
24 Jul 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Primary Teaching Assistant & PPA Cover - Kingshurst, Birmingham

Based in Birmingham, this welcoming primary School has developed into a productive learning environment and are now looking for an inventive Primary Teaching Assistant & PPA Cover Teacher to join their team.

*** Primary Teaching Assistant & PPA Cover at a 2-form entry primary school in Birmingham
*** New school building
*** Role available September
*** Full-Time post, initially for the Autumn term and then the position will be reviewed with the outlook to extend the post for the year
*** PPA Cover = fantastic opportunity for someone looking to apply for a PGCE or other initial teacher training for September 2020
*** Experience within a school prior to applying for this role would be ideal - clear expectations
*** £70-£80 per day

Person Specification
The school are looking for a confident graduate who has previous experience working in a school and achieved a 2:1 or above in your degree. We want to meet graduates who can demonstrate strong communication skills and display a genuine passion for education. Someone who is looking to do their PGCE having spent further time within a primary school would be the perfect candidate.

About the Role
At this 2-form entry school, you will be working in the mornings each day as a Primary Teaching Assistant in various classes throughout KS1 and KS2. A large part of your timetable in the mornings will be leading small groups of pupils in booster classes to give them extra confidence with the curriculum, as well as supporting individuals with the class. After lunch, you will be teaching pre-planned lessons with a focus on foundation subjects as PPA Cover- whilst the class teacher is having their weekly time for planning, preparation and assessment, you will be teaching whole classes the foundation subjects, including history, geography, RE etc. This would be a fantastic opportunity for anyone who is looking for experience in a school before applying for a teacher training opportunity in 2020.

The School
Found in Kingshurst, Birmingham, this school is a supportive primary with the effective senior leadership team. You can feel the positivity that surrounds the school by the smiling, excited faces in the classrooms and the laughter and chatting in the staffroom. The school has been graded as 'Requires Improvement', however, it is clear to see that the school is on the way up with Ofsted recognising lots of positive changes already taking place with the view to improve- you could be part of this process!

This Primary Teaching Assistant & PPA Cover role offers an exceptional opportunity to the successful candidate. If you wish to join this 2-form entry primary school in Birmingham, we look forward to hearing from you. To apply, send your CV to Lauren Gibbons at EduStaff through the 'Apply' button.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted

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