Teaching Assistant - Derbyshire
Teaching Personnel are working on the behalf of a secondary school in Derby who are looking for a teaching assistant who has experience with SEN students to join their team from September!
As Teaching Assistant at this School, you will be tasked with supporting a range of students across the key stages and with vast ability ranges. A key element of being their teaching assistant, is to be able to use your well developed interpersonal skills to effectively build rapport and trust quickly with your pupils. The teaching assistant is required to support pupils during lessons and, where appropriate, to run targeted learning interventions with small groups or individual pupils. You will get the opportunity to plan and prepare bespoke interventions based on individual pupils needs. To help with your development, the school will offer constant support and CPD training.
"We pride ourselves on providing an inspiring education where a passion for learning and success is the norm for both students and staff. We are committed to an ambitious curriculum and recognise its success as our students go on to achieve outstanding results at GCSE. We believe in providing all our students with wider opportunities for learning and developing beyond their work in the classroom by offering access for all to a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities. Academic achievement, creativity and personal development are treated with equal importance so our students leave Castle Donington College as confident, resilient and respectful individuals"
Role and Responsibilities:
Prior experience working with SEN children
An understanding of how to engage and support children's learning
Confident in leading small groups (desirable)
Able to push students to close learning gaps
To be considered for this position, you must:
Hold a degree qualification
Excellent organisation and communication skills
Previous experience working with children (not necessarily in a classroom) is desirable
Passionate about education or aspirations to teach
By registering with Teaching Personnel you will benefit from:
Competitive pay rates through our attraction of the best education talent
More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
A generous referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a reward
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
A straightforward Online Portal to log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
If you think this position is for you, please apply with your up-to-date CV and supporting Cover Letter.
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
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