As a teaching assistant you would support teachers and help children with their educational and social development, both in and out of the classroom.
Job roles will include:
- Working within a secondary school full-time as a Teaching Assistant.
- Supporting pupils with special educational needs (SEN).
- Supporting pupils with their numeracy.
- Supporting pupils with their literacy.
- Supporting pupils with their ICT skills.
- Be involved in displays and preparing resources.
- Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks.
- Understand the safeguarding and behaviour policy and their role within these policies.
- Working with children aged 11 to 16 years.
- Supporting a teacher in various roles within the classroom.
- Ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times whilst working in schools.
- An eagerness to learn more about becoming a Teaching Assistant.
- A passion for working with children.
- Possess relevant qualities including patience and communication.
- Ability to show professionalism at all times.
- Ability to listen and learn from more experienced staff.
The Apprenticeship includes both on-the- job learning and off-the-job training which leads to nationally recognised qualifications.
Learning Provider Course
Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 2 Certificate (C&G) 5011136X
Desirable personal qualities
- Any previous experience working with children.
- Any previous experience with special educational needs (SEN).
- Strong English & Mathematics.
- Communicational skills relevant to both children and adults.
- Competent skills in numeracy, literacy and ICT.
- Ability to self-manage and organise own time.
- Personal qualities.
- Smart appearance.
- Professional attitude.
- A level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required.
- Ambitious and hard working.
- Desire to be a positive role model to young people.
This vacancy has been placed by the employer in the language of their choice. This means that the vacancy might only appear in Welsh or English.