Posted on Jul 10, 2020 by CV-Library
This primary schools headteacher has been allocated funding and is looking for a 1:1 teaching assistant to work with a year 1 pupil in a mainstream setting who needs additional support in the classroom and around the school. This child has ASD and sometimes struggles to behave correctly and needs a role model to show them how to behave appropriately in the classroom and on the play yard. Additionally, you will need to prompt the child to stay on task and help with their academic work when needed.
This primary school has recently been awarded the Teach Well Gold Award for their response to the coronavirus pandemic. Taking care of the children and encouraging them to develop a positive attitude is an essential element of the work they do at this primary school. In their latest inspection it was reported that ‘concerns for pupils welfare’ is a major strength of this school.
Have confidence and resilience when dealing with challenging behaviour
Experience working with ASD
Be engaging and pro-active when working with pupils
Demonstrate good patience and nursing personality
Show strong levels of compassion and empathy
Can support pupils in their academic work
Previous experience as a teaching assistant not needed
If this 1:1 teaching assistant role is one that interests, then apply now to register your interest. This teaching assistant role is starting in September 2020 so apply now to get the ball rolling.
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/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 date.
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.