About the job
Teaching Assistant Weymouth
Prospero Teaching are looking for a primary teaching assistant for a school based in Weymouth. The suitable candidate will be confident working with children in small groups or 1 to 1 setting to help students that require extra support.
The school already have a strong & experienced staff & are looking for someone who can assist in the classroom. The position would suit someone looking to gain more experience in the classroom or has the prospect of a teaching career.
The candidate would need to be energetic, highly-motivated & able to think quickly.
Contract details for Teaching Assistant
Position Teaching Assistant
Type of work Teaching Assistant
Contract or position start date January 2021 (or sooner)
Duration / Likely Duration Permanent
Contract or position end date (if applicable) Permanent
Contract type Temp to perm
Full time / part time Full time
Rate of pay £60 a day minimum
Hours 8 : 30 am 4pm
Experience, training and qualification :
Calming mannerisms in challenging situations.
Strong behaviour management skills while creating a fun learning environment.
Driven to motivate the pupil and increase his participation.
The ability to grow individual personal development.
Be caring, patient and have good communication skills.
Be self-reflective, have a willingness to learn and demonstrate initiative.
Experience supporting an individual with Autism.
Willing to complete Safeguarding online training.
To be eligible for this role through Prospero teaching, you must :
Hold right to work in the UK
Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
Provide two professional child related references
Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate :
Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
In-house Training and Development Team
If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business / education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.
If you are a Teaching Assistant and would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV to ryanw or call 01202 076 200
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