Teaching Assistant - North Tyneside

Posted 29 May 2024
Salary £99 - £114 per day
LocationNorth Tyneside
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameAlexandra Johnston

Job description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Location: North Tyneside

Contract Type: Long term

Leader Education are recruiting an experienced Teaching Assistant to work within a North Tyneside SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities) secondary school.

This school caters for pupils aged 11 - 16 years, all students are on EHCPs and have a range of abilities/difficulties associated with a diagnosis of Autism.

With a focus on 'helping young people to help themselves' emphasis is placed upon ensuring that students and staff work together to achieve the very best.

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 be willing to obtain one.
  • Have experience in a transferable role.
  • Follow personalised curriculums and care plans to meet pupil's requirements.
  • Work with the pupils on both a 1:1 basis and in group settings.
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of the child's curriculum through lesson planning.
  • Possess good classroom skills.
  • Set up lessons, equipment, and activities within the classrooms.
  • Collaborate with teachers, therapists, and other teams to create a holistic supportive environment for the pupil.

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.

If you would thrive within this rewarding environment, Leader Education are interested in hearing from you. 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.