KS1 & KS2 Teaching Assistant

Posted 26 June 2024
Salary £95 - £120 per day
LocationNorth Tyneside
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameLaura Wotton

Job description

Leader Education are recruiting a Teaching Assistant to work at a Primary School based in North Tyneside. The ideal Teaching Assistant will have relevant qualifications as well as experience in working with children on a 1:1 basis. The school caters for young children in Key Stage 1 and 2, the students at this provision may also have Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30am until 4:30pm and is a long-term position.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A Child & Adult Enhanced DBS on the Update Service or the willingness to obtain one.
  • Strong classroom management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • An understanding of SEND and the ability to support students with those needs.
  • Patience and empathy in dealing with students facing emotional and behavioural challenges.
  • Flexibility to adapt to the changing needs of students and the school environment.
  • The ability to implement and support the development of positive behaviour.
  • Knowledge of relevant educational policies, procedures, and safeguarding practices.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply).
  • Free CPD including Team Teach.
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support.
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a comprehensive CV outlining their teaching experience, qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please upload when applying or call us on 0333 577 5034.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.