KS4 Student Support Worker - Wandsworth

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
London (Central)
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Student Support worker (Teaching Assistant) | KS4 to GCSE Level | Degree Educated | SEND Support

This progressive Secondary School in Wandsworth is looking for a graduate looking to further their career and take on the position of a Student Support Worker.

The role will mainly involve work at Key Stage 4 GCSE-level, but some Key Stage 3 work is possible. Subject expertise will be taken into account in order to create the candidate's timetable. SSWs are line managed by the SSW coordinator and the Assistant Principal i/c Pupil Premium.

Your New Role:

  • To support classes in Mathematics and / or Science and / or Languages, working with specific students in order to improve their progress.
  • To work with small groups and / or individual students on specific tasks, as directed by the class teacher.
  • To support students with SEND and/or Social Inclusion needs.
  • To facilitate the differentiation of tasks for students.
  • To support specific students with catch-up and intervention sessions, under the supervision of senior staff and middle management.
  • To support specific students with guided revision and homework, under the supervision of senior staff and middle management.
  • To support senior staff at lunch time to provide a calm and orderly environment, in the refectory and around the school grounds.
  • To participate in school trips, accompanying students and staff off-site for educational visits, sometimes involving early start times or late returns.
  • To ensure the school's health and safety guidelines are adhered to.
  • To support all school policies including equal opportunities, bullying, behaviour for learning etc.

To Succeed you will need:

  • You will need to be educated to a degree level
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent behaviour management skills
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have previous experience of working as a Teaching Assistant supporting individuals, small groups and whole classes in a secondary school
  • Previous experience supporting students up to GCSE
  • Be passionate about the education of children
  • Haven proven experience of support students with SEN
  • Be able to provide child related references within the last year

What's Next?

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