Secondary Teaching Assistant – Leamington Spa – September

Posted 2 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Royal Leamington Spa
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Secondary Teaching Assistant – Leamington Spa – September

A Secondary School in Leamington Spa is seeking a Teaching Assistant for a full time role starting September for an ongoing role, for the right candidate this has the potential to become a permanent contract. You will be expected to support individual pupils or small groups of pupils who need additional help to achieve their academic potential.

You will work in lessons following the direction of the class teacher and/or take individuals or small groups of students outside of lessons, to support their learning. You will be providing bespoke support to pupils with a wide range of abilities and needs, tailoring activities to ensure they engage with and complete tasks and you will need to complete relevant administration tasks.

The School:
This school is a thriving, popular and inclusive comprehensive school, where they pay particular attention to each individual student by promoting their personal, social and educational development. They have all the advantages of being a large school in that they offer a wide ranging curriculum to enthuse all learners.

The ideal candidate:
** Experience working with children in the last 5 years
** Hold a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification or a degree around childcare is admirable but not essential
** Confident to work across the Secondary age range, demonstrating high expectations of pupil’s achievement
** Good communication and organisation skills
** Possess good behaviour management
** Right to work in the UK
** Enhanced DBS on the Update Service. Candidates without an Enhanced DBS on the Update Service will have to apply for a new one

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
** £100 referral scheme (uncapped)*
** FREE/heavily reduced CPD courses including a certified Level 2 Teaching Assistant course, Mental Wellbeing of Children certification, Coaching & Mentoring course etc.
** 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.

If this position isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please still contact your local Birmingham office on 0121 817 0400 and ask for Katie/Charlie for a confidential discussion on your career and different opportunities that are available.