Secondary Teaching Assistant opportunities in Weston-super-Mare
Your new company
This Weston-super-Mare Secondary School is looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their supportive staff team part-time in September. Your new school is an 11-18 Secondary school with a passion for supporting pupils and developing their learning through the years.
Your new role
As a Teaching Assistant, you will be working closely with the SENCO to provide support to pupils with challenging behaviours across KS3 and KS4. You will assist with lesson planning and activities to ensure the pupils are engaged and on track to meet their targets. You will also assist the SENCO with administrative tasks as well as providing additional classroom support to subject teachers.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to work collaboratively as part of a team and have excellent communication skills. You will need to have good knowledge of SEN and be confident when dealing with challenging behaviour. As a Teaching Assistant, you will have good literacy and numeracy knowledge and be able to demonstrate your ability to use your own initiative.
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, Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire work exclusively in partnership with Hays.
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What you need to do now
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