KS2 Teaching Assistant

KS2 Teaching Assistant
  • £75 - £85 per day
    DAY
  • Long-Term
  • Brent, London, England Brent London South Holland
Job Ref: RXH1609ks2TA
Sector: Primary Education
Date Added: 16 September 2021

Starting ASAP, this exciting opportunity for a proactive and energetic Teaching Assistant (TA) to join the teaching faculty at Ofsted rated Outstanding Primary school in Wembley. Providing you with the chance to work under the guidance of teaching staff, undertaking support programmes that enable access to learning for all pupils.

Development and opportunity

This is the ideal opportunity if you are looking for a learning support position that will challenge you to utilise your knowledge, communication skills and creativity to develop varied approaches that help pupils understand the information presented.

Skills focus

You will be combining your knowledge of learning support and teaching techniques with your compassion and understanding of learning needs and, in some cases, difficulties to support pupils in their educational career and Teachers in their duties.

Personality focus

Using a mix of resources to inspire pupil's understanding, motivation and investigation of the lesson topic, you will ensure they get the knowledge, skills and attributes they need to achieve their learning objectives.

General skills

As a Teaching Assistant (TA) you will have:

  • Experience in supporting pupils in a classroom environment, including those with Special Educational Needs (SEN) and Additional Learning Needs (ALN).
  • A good understanding of the national Key Stage Curriculum.
  • Sound understanding of child development and learning.
  • The ability to demonstrate active listening skills and strong verbal communication skills.
  • A dedication to establishing positive relationships with pupils and understanding their needs.
  • The ability to provide varying levels of individual attention, reassurance and support with learning tasks as appropriate to pupils' needs.
  • Willingness and ability to adapt to a wide range of duties in response to changing circumstances.
  • The ability to monitor a pupil's response to learning activities and modify or adapt the activities to achieve the intended learning outcomes.
  • The confidence to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek new teaching methods.
  • The ability to provide constructive feedback to pupils in a way that reinforces self-esteem.
  • The ability to handle complex and sensitive issues with empathy and understanding.
  • Ability to work effectively and supportively as a member of the college team.
  • Demonstrable commitment to equal opportunities.
  • An interest in continuing your personal and professional development.

Personal traits

To be a good fit for a Teaching Assistant (TA) role, you will need to be:

  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Well-presented and professional
  • Positive and motivational.
  • Supportive and understanding.
  • Trustworthy and ethical.
  • Assertive and confident.
  • Flexible and resourceful.

Qualifications/Licences/Certifications

Essential

  • 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English and Mathematics.
  • Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or
  • Level 3 Certificate Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or
  • Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools.

and

  • Previous teaching support experience with children within the age range of Key Stage 2.
  • Fluent level of English, both spoken and written.

Development and opportunity

This is an excellent opportunity to support the pupils at this Ofsted rated Outstanding Primary school in Wembley. Building upon your teaching support skills, gaining extraordinary experience in a wide range of teaching methods, aids and approaches that bring out the best in each pupil. Apply today.

Personality focus

This is an excellent opportunity to make a real difference in children's education. Your commitment to developing pupil learning ability and knowledge accessibility will make you an ideal fit for this role. Apply today and stand out for all of the traits that make you a great fit.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

Career Teachers
31/10/2021 09:26:56
GBP 75 85 day
Contact Consultant:
Ryan Holland

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