Specialist Teaching Assistant

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Closing Date: 24/04/2023
Contract Permanent
Job Role Education
Working Hours Part Time, Term Time
Locations Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland, Stockton-on-Tees
Salary Salary: £20,714 – £22,530
Company Outwood Academy Normanby

Job Description

Specialist Teaching Assistant

Outwood Academy Normanby


30 hours per week

Term time only plus 5 PD

Salary: £20,714 – £22,530


We are looking for outstanding individuals who are enthusiastic, dynamic and inspirational to join our Inclusion Team as a Specialist Teaching Assistant, with a specialism in either Literacy and SEMH.

As a Specialist Teaching Assistant you will be required to work closely with members of our Inclusion Team and have the energy and creativity to develop and inspire students learning. A key focus will be to support student intervention and increase student’s ability to access all areas of the curriculum and embed and develop literacy and numeracy skills, working proactively with other members of the Inclusion Team to improve attainment, by adopting a personalised approach towards planning and delivery of a bespoke curriculum.

The successful candidate will work to support students in all necessary interventions. A key focus will be to increase student’s ability to access all areas of the curriculum. Examples of the work the successful candidate will be expected to deliver are to:

  • Take responsibility for a caseload of students inside and outside of the classroom during structured or unstructured time.
  • Assess the needs of students and use detailed knowledge and specialist skills to support students’ educational progress and attainment.
  • Deliver intervention programs to individuals and small groups, preparing relevant and appropriate learning experiences in conjunction with the department staff.
  • Track and monitor student life skill targets and/or EHCP outcomes, discussing progress with parents and agreeing new targets/EHCP outcomes at Interim Reviews.


To view the job description, please click here.

To view the person specification, which you should use when completing your application, please click here.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role please contact Kirsty Logan at k.logan.outwood.com
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