1:1 Teaching Assistant

Posted 11 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
£60 - £70 per day
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

At Twenty4Seven Education we are currently recruiting for the ideal Teaching Assistant/TA to work as a 1:1 within a welcoming school in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. You will work with the classroom teacher to support the learning for the pupil and  will be required to help the pupil to interact with other children and engage in group activities, as well as assist with general classroom duties when required. Experience in supporting pupils with additional needs including Speech, Language & Communication needs would be beneficial.

Typical duties of a 1:1 Teaching Assistant:

Attend to the pupils’ personal needs, and implement related personal programmes
Supervise and support pupils in access of learning
Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Support Plans and Personal Care programmes.
Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under guidance of the teacher.
Provide detailed and regular feedback to teachers on pupils’ achievement, progress, problems etc.
Desirable skills –

A good standard of general education (ie. NVQ level 2 or equivalent)
Good numeracy and literacy skills – GCSE Maths and English
Previous experience of working with young people
Basic understanding of child development and learning
Ability to use basic technology
Ability to relate well to children and adults and respond appropriately
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Understanding of relevant policies/codes of practice and awareness of relevant legislation
Feel confident working 1:1 with a child under the guidance of their teacher

The school is looking to appoint the right candidate into the school ASAP. This job role is a temporary position. However, in some cases a permanent contract can arise at a later date.

Twenty 4 Seven Education  is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance will be provided.

To find out more about the job role please do not hesitate to contact us cardiff@twenty4seveneducation.com or call on 02921602662.