Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant
  • £14 per Day
  • Daily
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire, England Leeds West Yorkshire LS3 1AB
Job Ref: 281344
Sector: Secondary
Date Added: 12 May 2021

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

As a Teaching Assistant (TA) at this Ofsted rated Good Secondary school in Leeds, you will be responsible for providing learning support to individuals and groups while supporting teaching staff. You will be supporting pupils aged 11 to 16 years (Key Stage 3 and 4).

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.

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.

If you are looking for a role as a Teaching Assistant (TA) where you can use exciting and engaging teaching skills to enhance a child's learning experience, this is the perfect Teaching Assistant role for you. Apply today.

Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations 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 respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.

Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.

11/07/2021 07:43:26
GBP 14 14 Day
Contact Consultant:
Ben Maher

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