Teaching Assistant

First Class Supply and Training Ltd
Tyne and Wear
£8.05 - £10.77 per hour
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A partner school to First Class Supply, based in North Tyneside, would like to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to work with pupils across the school. You will work throughout Key Stages 3 and 4 on both a 1:1 basis and with small groups. The position is to commence ASAP on a full time basis until the end of the academic year.

This is a small secondary school catering for students aged 13 – 18, which benefits from state of the art buildings and facilities. A happy environment is promoted, where success is built on the foundation of strong relationships and an ethos of support. The school has made significant improvements recently since a change in leadership. Positive relationships between students and staff ensure behaviour is good, and students with special educational needs make good progress due the focused support which they receive.

To apply for the position you must:
  • be experienced in supporting pupils with a range of needs such as learning difficulties, emotional and behavioural difficulties, or physical needs
  • have empathy, tolerance, patience and understanding
  • be committed to making a real difference to the lives of pupils
  • be able to work independently using your initiative
  • take direction to adapt and meet the needs of the team
  • hold a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in childcare or education
  • have recent experience / knowledge of working within the UK National Curriculum.
First Class Supply are genuinely independent supply teaching specialists, currently celebrating 13 hugely successful years in educational recruitment. We have an unrivalled, fantastic reputation for delivering an exceptional, personal service to our partner schools, teachers and support staff alike. The first to forge real partnerships with schools, we are proud that our company ethos to support our local community in real ways has proved truly beneficial. As part of our commitment to our teachers and support staff we offer free, ongoing CPD courses, as well as ongoing professional support by in-house educational industry professionals. We lead, where others follow.

First Class Supply have forged strong partnerships with schools in Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Durham and Tees Valley.

If you would like to learn more about us and join the largest independent supply teaching agency in the North East. Alternatively, contact us on 0191 251 5566 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Applicants will attend a face-to-face interview, be expected to undergo reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure (if not currently held).

First Class Supply is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education.
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