EAL Teaching Assistant
Teaching Personnel
Croydon, UK
2d ago
  • Are you proficient in the speaking of multiple languages?
  • Are you passionate about working alongside young people, aiding their personal development as well as their academic attainment?
  • Do you enjoy the challenge of working with children whose primary language may not necessarily be English?
  • A school located close to Croydon town centre is looking for an EAL Teaching Assistant to join the support staff team. This role presents itself as the ideal opportunity for a person who is proficient in the speaking of multiple languages, or those who hold a degree in MFL or a related subject.

    A relevant qualification such as TEFL / ESOL, is also exceptionally desirable .

    This position will focus on working in collaboration with students who do not speak English as their first language. Given that this is the case, it is important to note that the given individual will be able to :

  • Display patience and resilience when helping those with the learning process, the required applicant will be able to show these traits to aid learning.
  • Showcase strong interpersonal skills being able to work as part of a team, as well as holding solid interpersonal skills is imperative.
  • Use a unique approach being able to independently apply unique strategies to aid learning is of high importance.
  • Understand the complexities that a child whose primary language is not English may face when tackling the learning process, within a mainstream setting.
  • Furthermore, key aspects of this role include :

  • Supporting teaching staff in the preparation of suitable educational material, and ensuring that these resources are appropriate based on the needs of specific individuals.
  • Helping pupils within the classroom, as well as working on both a 1 : 1 basis as well as with groups.
  • Understanding the complexities often faced by students who require EAL support, and being able to offer alternatives to benefit overall attainment.
  • Working in line with school policy, as well as being able to work to specific recommendations by Ofsted.
  • As the school is located close to the centre of Croydon, it is easily accessible. There are several public transport links close to the school, as well as motorway links in close proximity.

    For further information regarding this position, please contact the Wimbledon Primary branch of Teaching Personnel.

    All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com / faqs for details.

    All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

    We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

    Full assistance provided. For details of our privacy policy, please see teachingpersonnel.com / privacy-notice

    All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com / faqs for details.

    All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

    Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training.

    All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

    For details of our privacy policy, please see teachingpersonnel.com / privacy-notice

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