KS3 Teaching Assistant – Bromsgrove – ASAP

Posted 2 years ago by Twenty 4 Seven
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KS3 Teaching Assistant – Bromsgrove – ASAP

Twenty 4 Seven Education have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, caring and reliable Teaching Assistant to support KS3 pupils, at a SEN School in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. This amazing new full time role is to start ASAP until the end of the academic year.

The School:
This ‘Good’ Ofsted rated SEN School is a Co-educational School for pupils aged 4-19 years. Pupils have either moderate, severe or complex learning needs. The school admits pupils who are working below age expected skills and knowledge that the National Curriculum prescribes. Pupils have a range of educational needs, including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Global Developmental Delay, as well as delayed social and communication skills. All pupils will have an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP), or will be undertaking assessment for an EHCP, as negotiated with the Local Authority through the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities team (SEND).

Their purpose is to provide a safe, positive, stimulating and challenging learning environment where all pupils’ needs are identified and met and where progress, achievements and success are recognised and celebrated.

The Role:
The School is looking to recruit a full time Teaching Assistant to join their passionate and enthusiastic team, to support pupils in years seven, eight and nine.

The successful candidate will have the ability to assist and work under the direction of the class teacher. They will be able to support and aid the learning of pupils through clarifying and explaining instructions, ensuring the use of equipment and materials and to provide continuous encouragement and motivation.

This role may include the opportunity to work as a general Teaching Assistant within the classroom setting or to provide group or one-to-one support with identified pupils.

The ideal candidate:
** Teaching assistant Level 2 or 3 qualification is advantageous but not essential
** Has experience as a Teaching Assistant in a mainstream Primary School or SEN setting is a must for this role
** Has experience supporting pupils with SEN
** Be passionate and dynamic about children’s learning
** Be enthusiastic about helping young people to succeed
** Have the ability to form strong professional relationships with young people and staff
** Have high expectations for the behaviour and academic progress of young people

The key benefits for working with Twenty 4 Seven Education are:
** Your own dedicated and friendly consultant who is available 24/7
** Competitive rates of pay
** Up to £125 referral scheme* (uncapped)
** FREE/heavily reduced CPD courses
** FREE Safeguarding training
** Opportunities to progress in your career
** Minimal administration (no time sheets!)

What you need to do now:
If you’re interested in this role, please click ‘apply now.’

Your consultant will be in touch with you to arrange the next steps in the recruitment process. All successful applicants will be required to attend an interview (online) and to undergo relevant safeguarding checks, including a full application form.

If this position isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please still contact your local Worcester office on 01905 896 880 for a confidential discussion on your career and different opportunities that are available.