Teaching assistant – Cardiff – Full Time

Posted 3 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Vale of Glamorgan
£69 - £75 per day
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Job Description

We are currently recruiting for the ideal Teaching Assistant  to work as a 1:1 within a welcoming school in the Vale of Glamorgan. In this job role you will be required to work Monday-Friday in the Foundation Phase. The working hours will be from 08:30pm -3:30pm. This is a unique opportunity to support a child with speech and language difficulties. You will be required to supervise and provide particular support for the pupil, ensuring their safety and access to learning activities.

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
What we offer:

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
A variety of daily positions with flexible hours across the school week
Long term positions to suit your needs
Opportunities to progress in your career
Early notification of permanent roles
Minimal administration (no time sheets!)
The school is looking to appoint the right candidate into the school in September. 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.