Teaching Assistant

Education Network - Birmingham
£13000 - £15000/annum
16 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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

The school prides itself on providing excellent leadership and support to all staff. The Teaching Assistant will be working in class sizes of approximately 10 children, supporting them across a range of subjects including Maths, English, Science and History and will also take part in sport and outdoor lessons. The Teaching Assistant will be initially working across the class however some 1:1 support may be required depending on specific individual's needs. 

The Teaching Assistant will be working within a fantastic team where there is a 'family feel' within the school. The school are keen to engage motivated and forward thinking Teaching Assistants ASAP, with interviews and trial days taking place at your earliest convenience.

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:

- Permanent position starting in September
- 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