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Teaching Assistant, immediate start

Wakefield, Yorkshire
£13,000 to £18,000
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Teaching/Learning Support Assistant & One to One support - Wakefield You will be supporting students with their academic, personal and social development. This role can be demanding and challenging, although very rewarding. You will be supporting learners with Social, Emotional and Mental Health or Autism/Complex needs in a secondary learning environment. You ll be required to use a reflexive approach to learners, their learning and needs, and be able to work creatively and pro-actively. Emotional resilience and an ability to engage learners whom may have had a negative experience of education is a must, ideally you may have experience working in a similar environment or may be looking for a change that offers family friendly hours. This role would also suit a graduate looking to work with children or potentially go into teaching. What the Job entails • Working in small class groups or with individual students. • Adapting learning to increase interaction. • Provide emotional support if required. • Encourage appropriate social interactions. • Maintain professional standards at all times. The ideal person • Working in a similar environment or other experience of working with young people whom may present challenging behaviours. • Resilience and patience, compassion and understanding. • An ability to be proactive, creative and empathetic. • To be able to follow detailed behaviour support plans (BSPs), individual learning plans (ILPs). • To adhere to the school s policies and practices. • Ideally you will be Team Teach trained (not essential) Training will be provided in-house by our qualified trainers. In return we offer • Excellent daily rates payed weekly through PAYE • Support throughout your placements • Access to a dedicated SEND consultant • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations) All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see (url removed)/candidates/frequently-asked-questions for further details. All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date. Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education . We also offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service. Full assistance provided. For details of our privacy policy, please see (url removed)/privacy-policy
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  • Job Reference: 701356641-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Protocol Education
    Protocol Education
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £13,000 to £18,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary