Teaching Assistant


  • £350 - £420 per week
  • Dudley
  • Posted: 26/07/2022
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: WB-5

Job Details

Do you want to work in education with students who have SEMH needs and challenging behaviours? A local Birmingham Alternate Provision school is looking for a Teaching Assistant to help support one of their KS4 students on the SEND register. The primary role of the Teaching Assistant job is to work alongside the student on a 1:1 basis either in the classroom around other students or as interventions. As a Teaching Assistant at this school, you will be providing behavioural and academic support for students who have had a difficult time engaging with mainstream education. You will be providing support to the main teaching staff in different capacities throughout the school; this can entail being a Classroom Assistant, break duties, off-site trips and more, depending on the needs of the school at the time.
As a Teaching Assistant, you will be working directly with the SENCO and the pastoral team to ensure that the students are being supported in the most effective way possible. A Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification is desirable and experience working with SEN students is vital. Many of the students at this school have EHCPs, so it is important to have this experience to be able to properly support them. The school has an incredible team of staff who have provided award-winning support for the students and created a culture around the school that is safe, warm, and welcoming to all. You will be joining an already established team of Teaching Assistants who are
The role:

  • Working as a Classroom Assistant / Teaching Assistant
  • Providing support on a 1-2-1 basis within small classes of KS3/4 children with EHCP’s
  • Engaging in whole-school activities with all pupils
  • Communicating with students with challenging behaviours with patience and compassion
  • Work alongside the pastoral team to support students who have additional needs
What will you get?
  • Working alongside a superb SENCO and pastoral team
  • Weekly CPD and training sessions that will boost your career in education
  • Excellent support from a great team of Teaching Assistants
  • Outstanding experience from an award-winning school with great resources and facilities
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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