Teaching Assistant

Posted 16 April 2024
Salary £91 - £114 per day
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameAlexandra Johnston

Job description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Location: Gateshead

Contract Type: Long term

Leader Education are recruiting a Teaching Assistant to work within an alternative provision based in Gateshead.

This alternative provision focuses strongly on ensuring pupils reach the highest levels of personal achievement and development, ensuring that every pupil feels happy and safe.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30 until 16:30 and is a long-term position.

Leader Education are dedicated to ensuring that we find adaptable roles and schedules that work effectively for you.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a fully enhanced DBS on the update service or a willingness to obtain one.
  • Have experience working alongside pupils with SEMH and behavioural needs.
  • Work with pupils on a 1:1 basis and in a group setting, communicating effectively.
  • Work effectively with parents, carers, and other members of multidisciplinary teams to provide the best support.
  • Be flexible and resilient.
  • Possess communication skills that can be personalised to suit students of different abilities.
  • Possess good classroom skills.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply).
  • 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 and qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please email your CV 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.