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Teaching Assistant

Derby, Derbyshire
£70.00 to £100 Per Day
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Working with children who have Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties and/or Autism, you will guide pupils during structured and non-structured lessons and assist each pupil to achieve their full potential. You will provide education and organisational support to teachers as well. As a Teaching Assistant you will work according to the values and beliefs of the school, including policies on equality of opportunity and the involvement of people who use services. A day in the life of a Teaching Assistant with Priority Childcare Involves: Offering teaching opportunities, which give concrete learning experiences; Maintaining effective partnerships with parent/carers to promote pupils learning and to provide information to stakeholders about targets, achievements, and progress; Helping to produce quality displays around the school and ensure that they are updated regularly; Assisting pupils upon arrival, lunch/break times and upon departure; Helping teachers prepare the learning environment and maintain it to a good standard. This may include developing interactive displays that celebrate the pupils achievements and clearing up afterwards, particularly in practical subjects such as art and cooking; Passing on information about pupils achievements and any other issues to their teacher and ensure important information is captured and shared with the residential team; Supporting pupils in activities based on and off the school site; Guiding pupils in carrying out the work set by the teacher (this may be as the person in charge of a small group with no teacher present); Assisting with therapy programmes as set out by a qualified therapist
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  • Job Reference: 701358549-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Aquinas Education
    Aquinas Education
  • Location: Derby, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £70.00 to £100 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent