Connecting...

Teaching Assistant

Job Title: Teaching Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Durham
Industry:
Salary: £60 - £90 per day
Start Date: 2018-12-14 00:00:00
Reference: 229142249
Contact Name: Michaella Cowell
Contact Email: michaella.cowell@ednetwork.co.uk
Job Published: December 14, 2018 14:28

Job Description

Teaching Assistant (Full time) - Durham

The Education Network are acting on behalf of a secondary school in Durham who are seeking a Teaching Assistant to join initially for one term, starting in January, though this is likely to be extended long-term.

The role will require the successful candidate to work 1:1 supporting individuals and small groups, providing guidance to children by removing barriers to learning. You will also be assisting another member of staff to support a Year 9 student with epilepsy.

The successful candidate will have:

- A Teaching Assistant Qualification (Level 2 or above)
- Experience of working with children with low literacy and numeracy levels
- The ability to be creative and use initiative to engage a child.
- The ability to build effective relationships with children and stay calm under pressure or in frustrating situations.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance + standards. Any appointment will be subject to stringent checks including referencing and an enhanced DBS check. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

If you are interested in this role, or would like to discuss it further, please email michaella.cowell@ednetwork.co.uk or give us a call on 0191 2323 780.