Secondary Teaching Assistant required Bristol
Your new company
An academy in Bristol is looking to hire a number of Teaching Assistants who will provide additional support to the Student Support Services and Teachers across the school. This state of the art Secondary school is fast-growing and has recently achieved an Ofsted rating of 'Good' with 'Outstanding' features, working continuously to provide the best opportunities for their students and staff.
Your new role
As a Teaching Assistant, you will be assisting students aged 11-16 in the classroom environment to help their engagement and learning, whilst providing support for the teacher by preparing the classrooms and helping with a wide range of day-to-day activities. You will also work 1:1 with students with special needs, setting activities and working towards their Individual Educational Plans to help them achieve their targets, whilst promoting their self-esteem and independence.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have recent experience as a Teaching Assistant within a classroom environment, preferably with students within a Secondary school. You will need to have achieved a C or above at GCSE Level in Maths and English and have a passion working with students, promoting their welfare and have a lively, positive attitude to be able to successfully engage with the students.
What you'll get in return
You will gain valuable experience in a supportive environment whilst working with a Hays consultant who is committed to finding you the job that is perfect for you. You will also have access to a wide range of Teaching Assistant opportunities, many for which are only available to Hays candidates as certain schools across Bristol and South Gloucestershire work exclusively in partnership with Hays.
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What you need to do now
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