EAL Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Supply Desk
Location
Leeds
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
EAL TEACHING ASSISTANT REQUIRED IN LEEDS-

Are you an inspiring individual, ready for a new and exciting challenge?

We are currently looking for a motivational and considerate individual with excellent communication skills to join a lively primary school in the Leeds area as an EAL Teaching Assistant. The school is looking for a motivated individual who will make a difference to the school and to children’s learning, development and attainment by being an EAL Teaching Assistant.

About the role

As an EAL teaching assistant your job will entail:

* Supporting the teacher when in the classroom, as well as doing 1:1 and group interventions
* Supporting learning across the curriculum and tailor educational activities to match the needs of each individual
* Identifying and remove any barriers to a pupils’ learning and development
* Regularly assess and record pupil’s development and progress
* Communicating with teachers, non-teaching staff, pupils, parents and external agencies, efficiently and effectively
* Maintaining discipline and encouraging good behaviour

Person Specification

The ideal candidate will have a positive, motivating and enthusiastic attitude to education and learning. Applicants need to have a strong understanding of second language learning and development. Experience working with children and young people in a primary environment would be an advantage. Individuals with relevant qualifications and skills (TESOL Certification, English Language Degree, Qualifications outside of the UK, fluent in a second language) as well as experience working with children are highly encouraged to apply.

If you have read the above and believe that you have the strengths to succeed in this role, please do not hesitate to apply ASAP

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