Teaching Assistant – Newport

Posted 4 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
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Job Description

Twenty4Seven Education is hiring an experienced Teaching Assistant on behalf of a two form entry primary school located in Newport.

Duties would include assisting the teacher in a Reception classroom and supporting children who require additional help. There are also responsibilities to work with small groups of children & occasionally 1 to 1. The candidate should also be able to think quickly & problem solve without the supervision of the teacher.

Experience within a classroom environment is essential. Having a current enhanced child workforce DBS on the update service would be advantageous, if not you will be required to pay for a new DBS before being introduced to schools.

Position Details

• Location:Newport

• Position: Foundation Phase Teaching Assistant

• Type of work: SEN Teaching Assistant

• Contract or position start date: September 2022

• Duration / Likely Duration: Permanent

• Full time/part time Full time

• Minimum rate of pay: £75- £85 per day

• Hours: 8:30 am – 3.30pm (full day)

Requirements for this role:

• Previous experience working within a school

• Teaching Assistant qualifications are advantageous

• Ability to think quickly & without supervision

• Confident when working with small groups or 1 to 1

• Strong behaviour management skills while creating a fun learning environment

• Driven to motivate the pupil and increase their participation

• Be caring, patient and have good communication skills

• Calming mannerisms in challenging situations

• The ability to grow individual personal development

• Willing to complete Safeguarding online training

The school is looking for someone to start ASAP, therefore I urge anyone with a keen interest to get in touch at the earliest convenience.