Teaching Assistant


  • £350 - £420 per week
  • Birmingham
  • Posted: 25/07/2022
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: WB-1

Job Details

Teaching Assistant, Alternate Provision, Birmingham.
Are you a Teaching Assistant that has experience working in SEN with students on a 1-2-1 basis? This small but busy school are looking for a Teaching Assistant to help support staff in classrooms with a male KS4 student with Social and Emotional Needs. The ideal candidate will have been a Teaching Assistant in this environment before and will have a passion for working with students from a variety of backgrounds.

Being an Alternate Provision school, students’ behaviour can be challenging at times. Teaching Assistants are expected to support the staff in working with students to arrive at resolutions in a trauma informed manner. The school is looking for a Teaching Assistant with great interpersonal skills to build positive relationships with students. Due to the small size of the school, there will occasionally be times where the candidate is expected to carry out duties that are generally considered to be outside the role of Teaching Assistant. The team has recently won an ‘Outstanding Support for Students’ Award so it is a great opportunity to join the group!
Job Role:

  • Providing intervention support for KS3 & KS4 students on the SEND register
  • Supporting as a Teaching Assistant in a 1-2-1 setting a KS4 student with SEN needs
  • Engaging in wider activities throughout the school and providing support where needed
  • Aid the pastoral team with behaviour management
  • Help the teacher with providing appropriately challenging work for students
Benefits you will receive:
  • Experience in a challenging but engaging classroom environment as a Teaching Assistant
  • Weekly CPD sessions that will develop your career in SEN education
  • Opportunities to take on responsibilities outside the Teaching Assistant role allowing for progression
  • Excellent support from a strong team of Teaching Assistants
If you are interested in this Teaching Assistant opportunity, please “Apply Now” or contact Will at The Education Network Birmingham. Not the role for you? Ask the team about our other Teaching Assistant vacancies or refer a Teaching Assistant and ask about or excellent referral scheme.

The 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.


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