Teaching Assitant


  • £52.00 - £57.00 per day
  • Posted: 05/10/2017
  • Leeds
  • Job Ref: 811113087
  • Temporary

Job Details

The Education Network are exclusively working with primary schools in Leeds that require Teaching Assistants to work across there Year groups. We are specifically looking for experienced individuals who have a level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification or higher. You must also have experience working in a Primary school and have a good understanding of safeguarding within schools.

As a Teaching Assistant within Primary schools your role will be:

- To support teachers throughout the school in implementing the schools behaviour policy and keeping behaviour levels to a minimum. Diversion and de-escalation skills are key for this role.
- To establish excellent working relationships and positive rapport with the pupils and to act as a positive role model / mentor.
- You will be required to individually assess the needs of the pupils to ensure that learning and behavioural needs are being met.
- To assist with activities in class, observing pupils, working with small Groups and working on a one - one with pupil

The ideal candidate will have a calm and empathetic nature with excellent communication and listening skills.
Leadership skills are essential as you will be required to provide support and delegation to the Teacher.

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.

Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.