Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Education Network - Birmingham
Location
Walsall
Salary
£13000 - £15000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TEACHING ASSISTANT
PUPIL REFERRAL UNIT
PERMENANT POSITION

We are looking for a Level 3 Teaching Assistant to work within a Pupil Referral Unit within Walsall. The school has excellent transport links and is easily accessible from Bloxwich, Aldridge, Brownhills, Little Aston and Lichfield.

The ‘Good` rated school caters for children between 11 and 16 years of age, with excellent leadership and teacher support. The Teaching Assistant will be working in conduction with dynamic and supportive class teachers providing support across all core subjects including Maths, English, ICT, Business, Science and will also take part in sport and outdoor lessons. The Teaching Assistant will be working within small groups of 8 and also 1:1 depending on individual needs.

This unique opportunity will allow the Teaching Assistant to provide the pupils with a challenging curriculum as well as increase a pupil`s confidence, self-discipline and independence. The school are well known for their high levels of support for all staff, and have a focus on CPD. 

The Teaching Assistant will have:

- A Level 3 NVQ Teaching Assistant Qualification
- Previous experience within a PRU or SEND setting
- A firm but friendly approach
- Excellent behaviour management skills
- A willingness to get involved with whole of school life.

In return you will enjoy:

- Good rates of pay
- Holiday pay
- Working within an Ofsted rated ‘Good` setting with opportunities to partake in all sports and outdoor lessons
- Strong leadership and support from management and class teachers
- Opportunities for professional development.

As we expect this position to be highly sought after, we advise only local teaching assistants to apply, and successful applicants will be contacted within 2 days.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy