Learning Support Assistant

Posted 6 April by PK Education Easy Apply

A warm and welcoming school in South Tyneside have a regular need for need for Teaching Assistants on both a day to day and regular basis.

Teaching Assistants are required to support the Teacher both in and out of the classroom, in groups and on a one to one basis depending upon the need at the time.

As well as supporting children in a mainstream environment, it will be advantageous if you have experience and/or a genuine interest and desire to support children who have special educational needs, including HI (Hearing impairment), ASC (Autistic Spectrum Condition) and SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties).

In order to be considered for such work, it is imperative that you hold a Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification and can be available at short notice as well as with advanced notice.

This is a good school with outstanding features where pupils’ behaviour is good, and children enjoy coming to school. Children have good attitudes to learning and thrive and develop as confident learners. They are well above average in reading, writing and maths.

You will join a strong team of staff where pupils feel safe and secure, standards are continuing to rise, and pupils are fully engaged in learning and activities.

As well as applying for genuine opportunities like this, PK education:

  • Gain access to vacancies that are not advertised

  • Have fantastic relationships with schools across the region.

  • Listen to your specific requirements and work tirelessly to find you a role that matches your specific criteria.

  • Pay our candidates fairly for the work they complete, ensuring that we pay in line with the Agency Worker Regulations (AWR).

  • Are experienced recruiters, with a solid understanding of the education sector.

  • Understand the value of good candidates to our business and will work around your needs and not vice versa.

  • Offer a competitive recommend a friend referral scheme.

  • Fully comprehensive CV dating back to secondary education with all gaps in employment or study detailed.

  • References will be taken prior to interview.

  • If you do not have a DBS certificate that is registered with the DBS Update Service, a new DBS check will need to be made (full assistance will be provided)

  • PK education is committed to safeguarding and we work in line with the Safer Recruitment process.

  • PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants.

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Reference: 34843249

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