Teaching Assistant Position in Fleetwood

Fleetwood, Lancashire, England
£55.60 - £68.90 per day
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Alex Byrne
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently looking for a Teaching Assistant with experience of working within mainstream Secondary & Special Educational Needs settings to work in large mixed school in Fleetwood.

The role will be providing general classroom support in KS3 and KS4 so you must be comfortable supporting this age range. As well as general classroom support there may be times when you are needed to work with SEN pupils on a one to one basis.

The work of a teaching assistant can vary greatly depending on where they are working and the individual needs of the pupils. This could include:

- Assisting with pupils' physical needs, including hygiene and feeding, as well as assisting with therapy sessions;
- Helping with pupils' school work under the supervision of an SEN teacher;
- Helping pupils increase their confidence, self-esteem and independence;
- Helping pupils who have difficulty communicating with others, including those whose first language is not English.
- Effectively managing behaviour and implementing behaviour strategies as laid out by the class teacher.

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who posses the following:

* Be a trained Teaching Assistant to Level 2 or Level 3
* Will use own initiative and be highly motivated
* Experience working with KS3 and KS4 children
* Can develop professional relationships with pupils and staff
* Have high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour, and an understanding of how all children learn best
* Have experience with challenging behaviour and be confident with behaviour management

In reward for our Teaching Assistants hard work and commitment we provide competitive rates of pay with no hidden deductions, a refer a friend scheme, access to Randstad Education's online CPD portfolio, long-term and permanent job opportunities, a dedicated consultant with a 24hr on call facility and an honest and trustworthy approach that matches you to the right school.

Please note you MUST have previous experience of working with children in order to apply for these roles

All roles are subject to an enhanced DBS check and interview with Randstad Education. For more information, please apply online.