Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Vacancy Filler
Location
Huntingdon
Salary
£14977 - £15874/annum Excellent Benfits
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TEACHING ASSISTANT

Fixed Term until 31 July 2018

Up to 37 hours per week, Term Time only (38 weeks)

Actual Salary: £14,977.21 to £15,874.25 per annum

Do you have experience of working with learners with learning/ behavioural difficulties?

Do you have the ability to engage with learners and make a difference?

Do you have the knowledge of strategies for establishing and developing mentoring support for learners?

At the College, we are seeking to appoint a number of Teaching Assistants to join our Cross College Learning Support, Team. You will be required to work closely with our teachers using your prior knowledge of specific learning strategies to facilitate students to achieve their targets. You will use your knowledge of English and maths to promote a culture which embraces the development of these skills. You will also be required to support learners outside of the classroom in the wider curriculum including personal and social development, employability and external learning environments to develop these skills further.

Liaising with specialist services on behalf of individual pupils e.g. educational psychologists, speech therapists by agreement with the SENCO will also be a responsibility of the successful candidate.

You will need to have a Functional Skills English and Maths qualification gained within the last 5 years (or ability to achieve). A Learning Support/ Teaching Assistant qualification is desirable but not essential for this role

The College welcome applications from all members of the community on an equal basis. All successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check and provide evidence of the right to work in the UK.

Please note the requirement to follow the application guidelines fully as CVs will not be accepted.

No Agencies

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please click on 'Apply' and complete an online application form