Teaching Assistant

FTE £20360 (FTE = 0.93)
Role type:
Part Time, Term-Time Only
41 hrs weekly, 39 weeks per year
Contract type:
Term-time only
Mamhilad, Wales
Closing Date:
Saturday 31 October 2020
Job Details:

National Star in Wales are recruiting Teaching Assistants to work with a group of learners with a range of physical and learning disabilities, studying at E1 to Level 1.

The role will be based at our college in Mamhilad, near Pontypool, but will require some travel to Ullenwood and other National Star sites so to attend training and developmental opportunities.

Successful applicants will have ALN experience and working with young people with physical disabilities and learning difficulties. The role entails supporting Tutors in providing and delivering high quality individual programmes of education & life skills sessions which maximise learning, independence and wellbeing, meeting each student’s aspirations and preparing them for life after college.

Hours of work will be 8.30am – 4.30pm (5pm one day)

(41 hours per week)

Monday to Friday, 39 weeks per year.

Application for Full-time and Part-time post are welcomed.

Remuneration is £20,360 pro rata

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email hr.test@3dmarcomms.com

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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