Teaching Assistant

Job Title: Teaching Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dudley
Salary: £65 - £70 per day
Start Date: 2019-01-25 00:00:00
Reference: TA607d61515
Contact Name: Harry Chase
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2019 08:47

Job Description

Teaching Assistant required to work with Key Stage 3 & 4 students with challenging behaviour. As a Teaching Assistant at this local Alternative Provision you will be required to work on a 1-2-1 basis with students that are no longer engaged in mainstream education. This role involves working closely with teaching and support staff to provide a high standard of academic and behavioural support to all students.

This school has an excellent team in place and are looking to add 1-2-1 Teaching Assistant to the teams. You will be required to work with students in all subjects and provide support outside of the classroom. This role is a great opportunity for a Teaching Assistant who is able to work closely with children who have previously faced barriers to learning. 

Ideally you will be:

-          An experienced Teaching Assistant or Learning Mentor

-          A confident classroom practitioner able to support lessons in a creative and inspiring manner

-          Used to finding creative solutions to overcome barriers to learning

-          Encouraging participation in lessons

-          Happy to work on a 1-2-1 or small group basis

-          Able to provide support to teaching staff across core subjects

-          A friendly, professional  and dedicated Teaching Assistant

-          Able to provide recent, relevant education references

In return you will enjoy:

-          A rewarding working environment

-          Long-term opportunity

-          Plenty of support at school level

-          Working as part of a fabulous team

-          Being part of something that will enable you to make a real difference.


This role is located near Dudley and easily accessible from Tipton, Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Halesowen and surrounding areas, and provides an excellent opportunity for a TA who has experience working within a challenging setting.

If this position is of interest to you, then send a copy of your CV to Harry.Chase or call us directly for a brief conversation in the first instance - 01214238000.

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