This 'Good' Rated Ofsted Secondary School are seeking to appoint a motivated and ambitious Maths Teaching Assistant.
This renowned Ofsted rated “Good” school is a diverse and historically rich school which is dedicated to achieving the highest standards and achievement for every student. The Secondary part of the school is looking to become co-educational for the first time in 2018 and therefore this is an exciting time to be joining the school. The GCSE patterns are also improving as this year 75% of students gained A*-C in English and Mathematics (National average is 57%) with projections indicating that this trend is set to continue. The latest Ofsted report praises the headteacher, who has very high ambitions for the pupils and has relentless determination to provide them with the highest quality of education. He has created a culture of high expectations and students respect each other’s beliefs, faiths and cultures in this diverse learning community.
Your Teaching Assistant Role:
You will be working with pupils across KS3, 4 and 5 Maths TA and as an academic mentor. You will need to be comfortable supporting students at GCSE and A 'level, focusing on those striving to raise their academic attainment. You will support students on a 1-1 basis and run small group interventions supporting low ability and gifted and talented pupils.
* Ideally be educated to a degree level in Maths
* Aspire to become a Secondary Maths Teacher
* Hold grades C or above in Maths at GCSE level
* Have experience working with young people in a school setting
* Be committed, flexible and able to use own initiative
* Be able to demonstrate strong behaviour management skills
* Remain enthusiastic and maintain a positive outlook
What the school can offer
Depending on your experiences and responsibilities, you will be paid a competitive daily wage of £60 to £70 per day. You will also be given the opportunity for Schools Direct which allows you to become a qualified Maths Teacher. You can also receive £125 worth of vouchers every time you recommend a colleague to Servoca Education who is ideal for the position.
Please attach your updated CV if you are interested in the role.