Vacancy description 1. Support for children • Under the direction of the class teacher, supervise the class in following programmes of study. • Provide learning support to all children including children with severe special needs, or where English is not their first language. • Take responsibility for delivering learning activities with groups who would benefit from a different learning approach as agreed with the class teacher. • Establish and maintain supportive relationships with individual pupils, small groups and parents/carers to ensure they understand and can achieve tasks set. • Encourage and promote inclusion in the classroom, ensuring all pupils feel involved with tasks and activities.
2. Support for the curriculum • Support the school curriculum, including English and maths activities. • Provide additional tuition for children who need extra support with ICT.
3. Support for the teacher • Contribute to reports on pupil progress and development against National Curriculum descriptors. • Contribute to the development of individual programmes of work for children with special needs. • Provide feedback on learning activities and contribute to school review and development planning. • Organise the learning environment and develop appropriate classroom resources as required. • Contribute to behaviour management within the school and take charge of situations to allow the teacher to continue to work with the rest of the class. • Undertake routine marking in-line with school policy
4. Support for the school • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with other staff and parents or carers. • Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and healthy environment. • Attend and actively participate in staff meetings. • Make suggestions for school events and take a leading role in organising them as agreed. Training to be Provided Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools L2. Functional skills in Maths. Functional skills in English. Functional skills in ICT. Length of Apprenticeship 12-15 Employer Holywell C of E Primary School