Experienced Teaching Assistant

Posted 6 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Experienced Teaching Assistant

**Location: Newport
**September start, till the end of the academic year
**Full time, Fixed Term

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working with this inviting and modern primary school located in a residential area in Newport. They are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to work within their year 1 class supporting the classroom teacher and providing a supportive and positive learning environment.

The school

The school is an inviting and joyful primary school that is dedicated to providing the best education for all their students. The school recognises each pupil as an individual and works to create a supportive and engaging learning environment that helps each pupil develop academically, socially, and personally. The school works alongside parents and pupils to create a rich and enriching curriculum they can all take pride in. They are looking for a Teaching Assistant who will become a supportive and enthusiastic presence in the classroom and will support the classroom teacher in planning preparing and delivering a variety of learning activities.

The Role

The Successful candidate will begin in September and will continue until the end of the academic year, with the possibility of this becoming permanent. They will be working in the year 1 class as a general teaching assistant supporting the classroom teacher and working with small groups of children to complete set learning activities.

As a Teaching Assistant you will:

Supervise and provide support for the pupils within the classroom
Assist the development of individuals in both an academic and personal capacity
Get to know the pupils and develop methods for supporting them within the classroom
Provide feedback to pupils to assist their development under the guidance of the teacher
Assist the classroom teacher with planning and deliverance of learning activities
Discuss and put into action strategies to support pupils with the teacher
Promote good pupil behavior and deal with conflict promptly

The successful candidate:

Will be patient, enthusiastic, and approachable
Will have experience working within an educational setting
Will have a good command of the English language
Will be able to plan and perform learning activities
Experience working in similar roles
Teaching assistant qualifications are also desirable but not essential.

The Benefits of working with Twenty4Seven Education:

Opportunities to work in a variety of local Schools & Colleges which enables you to establish where you work best
Twenty-4-Seven support from your designated consultant
Potential long-term roles
Competitive pay rates
Recommend-a-friend Scheme

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 and will be required to obtain an Education Workforce Council (EWC) check. Full assistance will be provided.