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Kickstart - PE Assistant at Oakmeadow Primary School

Job details
Posting date: 12 October 2021
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 24 November 2021
Location: Shrewsbury, SY30NU
Company: DWP Kickstart Scheme
Job type: Temporary
Job reference: V0000249167

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Summary


To apply for this job, you must be claiming Universal Credit and 16 to 24 years old.

EMPLOYER
Marches Academy Trust

JOB SUMMARY
JOB PURPOSE
Working in a class, under the direction of the class teacher.

RESPONSIBLE TO
Head Teacher, Deputy Head Teacher, Class Teacher

MAIN DUTIES
To be responsible for the children in their care
To lead and support children in their learning
To use sound knowledge and understanding of numeracy and literacy in helping children in their learning.

MAIN ACTIVITIES TO THE PARTICULAR DUTIES

SUPPORT FOR PUPILS
Under the instruction and guidance of a teacher, deliver small group activities.
Maintain pupils interests and motivation.
Support individual education plans.
Supervise and provide particular support for pupils, including those with special needs ensuring their safety and access to learning activities.
Establish a constructive relationship with pupils and interact with them according to individual needs.
Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under the guidance of a teacher.
To ensure the health and wellbeing of children.

SUPPORT FOR TEACHER AND SCHOOL
Support the class teacher in the planning and evaluation of learning activities and ensure the delivery of high quality learning activities, ensuring pupils make rapid progress.
Assist in the organisation effective learning environments by refreshing resources and adding enhancements.
Conduct assessment observations and identify children’s next steps.
Design and produce displays with minimal supervision.
Work with parents to enhance pupils learning.
Liaise with parents as appropriate.
Monitor pupils responses to learning activities and record achievement and progress as directed.
Provide regular feedback to the class teacher on pupil achievement, progress and problems.
Promote good pupil behaviour, dealing promptly with conflict and incidents and reporting in line with school policy.
Establish constructive relationships with parents and carers.
Support the use of ICT in learning activities and develop pupil’s competence and independence in its use.
Participate in training and other learning activities and performance development as required.
Be aware of and comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, equal opportunities, health and safety, security, confidentiality data protection and reporting all concerns to the appropriate person.
Contribute to the overall ethos, work and aims of the team and school.
Participate in training, other learning activities and performance development as required.
Attend and participate in relevant meetings as required.

SKILLS NEEDED
Good standard level of education

5 GCSEs or equivalent, including English and Maths

Computer keyboard skills

Desirable...Experience of working in an educational setting or other relevant environment, First Aid qualification.

WORKING HOURS
Monday to Friday 8am to 1pm

HOURLY RATE
National Minimum Wage

ADDITIONAL EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT
All Kickstart roles within The Marches Academy Trust will attend regular school development workshops to help them fulfil their roles. All successful applicants will also be given a support buddy, this could be someone within the school that already works in this role.

Additional support will include
CV Support
Interview Preparation
Careers Advice

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