KS2 Teaching Assistant
Tradewind Manchester are recruiting!
We are working with a two-form entry primary school based in Oldham who have a large need for Teaching Assistants on both a long term / full time basis and for day to day supply cover in KS2. Working with this school will offer you the opportunity to broaden your experience and assisting children of all different walks of life in their education, development and social wellbeing!
This school are seeking to recruit both experienced Teaching Assistants and Graduate Teaching Assistants who are beginning their career within education. The needs of their pupils are paramount and staff must be able to engage pupils with interesting and exciting learning opportunities; based not only on the national curriculum, but also to include social skills, wellbeing, personal development, peer interaction and support for one and other.
The school's needs range from developmental assistance in reading, writing & maths, to one-on-one support for students with special educational needs and behavioural support. To be considered for this position you must have a can-do attitude; be prepared to perform whichever task is required of you; have strong interpersonal skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels.
To join us and be successful in this role, you will need to:
Have a bachelor's degree, preferably but not exclusively in teaching
A minimum of a level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification
Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained
Have the legal right to work in the UK
This role will include:
-Teaching pupils with learning developmental difficulties, usually on a 121 basis
-Supporting students with special educational needs or behavioural issues
-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care
-Supporting the school team to provide a stimulating, safe and nurturing environment for students to learn
About the school:
This school is well-organised and has a stimulating curriculum. Pupil development, especially emotionally and socially, is a real strength, and a harmonious & purposeful atmosphere results in good pupil behaviour across the board. Teaching quality is good, staff are well-trained and Teachers & Teaching Assistants work exceptionally well together to aid pupils that need extra support. Parents are positive about the school, which has great relationships with the outside community.
About the role:
-Day-to-Day experience on a rolling basis, with longer term opportunities for the right candidates
-Hours are 08:15-16:00
-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links from the city centre
-You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time
The benefits of working as Graduate Teaching Assistant at this school include:
-Working in a friendly, supportive team
-Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities
If this sounds like the perfect role for you:
Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this Graduate Teaching Assistant position, located in Oldham, Or for more information about the role, contact Chris on 0161 674 0138 / #####