Are able to support all age groups within the Foundation Phase, Key Stage 1 , Key Stage 2 Key Stage 3 & Key Stage 4, and utilise the outdoor classroom effectively;
Are able to support small groups and pupils on a one to one basis as and when required;
Are able to work closely with the teaching staff and other teaching assistants within the classroom;
Are able to provide 3 up-to-date references;
Seek the flexibility of supply work and are suited towards the temporary nature of placements.
Teaching Assistant Qualifications
NVQ Level 2 Teaching Assistant;
NVQ Level 3 Teaching Assistant;
Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA);
CACHE Level 3 in Childcare & Education;
BTEC National Certificate in Childhood Studies (Nursery Nursing).
Jobs in Additional Learning Needs (ALN)
Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD);
Multi-Sensory Impairment (MSI);
Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD);
Profound and Moderate Learning Difficulties (PMLD);
Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD);
Severe Learning Difficulties.
Duties of a Teaching Assistant
Assist in the educational and social development of pupils under the direction and guidance of the Head Teacher, ALNCO and Class Teachers;
Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Programmes (IEP) for students and help monitor their progress;
Provide support for individual students inside and outside the classroom to enable them to fully participate in activities;
Assist class teachers with maintaining student records;
Support students with emotional or behavioural problems and help develop their social skills.
What can you expect from New Directions Education?
A dedicated account manager;
Regular and varied teaching supply work;
Competitive pay rates;
Potential long-term teaching roles;
Fully compliant with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR);
Network of branches across the UK;
Preferred supplier to 19 boroughs across the UK;
Respected reputation throughout the education and recruitment industry.