Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Newport (Casnewydd)
Posted
06 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Teaching Assistant

Location: Newport

Start date: ASAP

Empowering Learning are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant based in Newport.

You must be able to implement high-quality practice and provision to support all children to reach their full potential, particularly in the prime areas of learning and development across all centre services.

The responsibilities of a teaching assistant include:

* To take responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children in your care and those you come into contact with

* To undertake child protection training at a level commensurate with the role

* Through hands-on practice contribute to the development and maintenance of developmentally appropriate, child-centred, play-based provision for young children which provides the nurturing environment needed to promote children's emotional stability, independence, autonomy and creativity

* Foster positive relationships and close working links with the range of professionals in the children's centre in order to promote access to wider integrated services for all families and children and support a multi-disciplinary team around the child and family approach.

* To develop and maintain a partnership with parents that value their contributions and involves them in their child's education, including support for the home learning environment and for ensuring smooth transitions and continuity for the child and parents into, within and out of the setting

Requirements of a Teaching Assistant:

* Hold a Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3 qualification minimum or equivalent

* Be flexible and creative and have the commitment to provide first class childcare

* Have the ability to promote good practice in a professional manner

* An enhanced DBS that is of a satisfactory level is essential

If you would like to apply, to find out more about this role, or other roles, please contact Empowering Learning on (phone number removed)

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