Teaching Assistant Vacancy Statement

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I am writing to express an interest for the current Level 2 Teaching Assistant vacancies which are available at Endike Academy. After reading the job description, I feel my skills and experience make me an ideal candidate for these vacancies due to the experience I have gained within the past few years. I feel that my proven ability will be able to contribute to the children’s academic, physical and social well-being.

Educated up to Level 3 in Childcare, I am currently attending Hull University and undertaking my HLTA Learning Support Degree. This course has supported me to understand child development and learning. I have an up to date first aid certificate and currently administer it on a daily basis. I have good numeracy and literacy skills and have effective use of ICT to support children’s learning.

I have just under four years’ experience, both voluntary and working, within a nursery and a primary school environment, working with children from 0-8 years. I volunteered on a weekly basis for three years, highlighting my motivation and passion to work with young children. Currently I am employed as a …show more content…

I have experienced children with mixed abilities and on a personal level I have experience with children with selective mutism, fetal alcohol syndrome and speech and language delays. I work with small groups of children to challenge them to achieve their next level of learning. I am aware of the changes to the National Curriculum and children’s next steps in their learning and apply them were necessary. I have built up strong relationships with staff and children and I feel I support teachers and children in the day to day running of the

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