We are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work with small groups of children, at a small Alternative Provision that has been successful in enabling students to reengage with education. As a Teaching Assistant you will be supporting Key Stage 3 & 4 students who have struggled in mainstream education, and require additional support.
Hope you are all keeping safe. Despite what Covid 19 has visited upon us we still have Schools that are in a position to hire for September and we are actively working on their behalf. Processes round registrations and interviews will be slightly different but we need to pull together to ensure we fill roles that will be vital to educating the children we serve.
With small classes and a great team, you will be able to build rapport with students and successfully support them on their academic journey. Good behaviour management is required as you may be working with students that have been excluded from mainstream education. This school has a great track record of helping students to understand the value of their education. As a Teaching Assistant you will be a valued member of the team and receive excellent pastoral support.
- Working with small groups of students
- Making learning fun for disengaged students
- Providing support to teaching staff when needed
- Building rapport and trust with students
- Leading on fun classroom activities
Ideally, you will:
- Have experience working as a Learning Mentor or Teaching Assistant
- Have worked with challenging behaviour or SEND
- Be able to break down barriers to communication
- Have a calm, patient and positive approach
- Be able to challenge students when required
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
During the next few weeks we will be conducting initial interviews for our schools via Hinterview. Please apply via the link belowThe Education Network Offer:
Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.
The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.
The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.