Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Randstad Education
Location
Bury
Posted
16 Jan 2019
Closes
01 Feb 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you have a background in care or education or even both? We are looking for a driven individual to work in our Further Education College based in Bury. Supporting students aged 16+ with learning difficulties.

The college itself and has specialist facilities, provides a spacious, calm and safe environment in which young people can thrive and learn.

The college caters for a range of student needs such as:

* Physical disabilities
* Sensory impairments
* Medical conditions
* Emotional support/mental health
* Autism/aspergers
* Specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia
* Academic /study skills support
* Literacy/numeracy/language support

Job Responsibilities:

* Supporting students with their learning
* Providing help with day to day tasks and navigation around the college.
* Building rapport with students and staff

Preferred Skills:

* PMLD experience
* TA experience
* Care background experience (not a necessity)
* DBS on the update service- Randstad can provide if candidate does not already hold one.

Personal attributes

*

* Patient
* A caring and nurturing nature
* A genuine care and interest in helping students succeed
* Extremely reliable and punctual.

Randstad is deeply committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all applicants, staff and volunteers to share this Candidates who are short-listed for interview must ensure that references can be obtained by us prior to the interview. Please note this appointment is subject to enhanced DBS, medical and reference checks.

If you feel you are suited to this role, please apply or for more information please call (phone number removed) to speak to Rebecca

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