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Teaching Assistant job vacancy in Birmingham

Job type:
£225 to £325 per week
Teaching Assistant
Job reference:
Consultant name:
Kerry Tuohy
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Teaching Assistant job vacancy in Birmingham, Contract position

I am looking for a dedicated teaching assistant with an excellent knowledge of the curriculum to support Year 2 SATS. Interventions and booster work in literacy, maths and any other areas of the curriculum would be carried out on a 1:1/ small group basis. This would ensure you are supporting the pupils in your groups fully as well as supporting the teacher you work with.

Can you please only apply for this role if you have had previous experience of supporting Year 2 during SATS as this is an essential.

If due to other working or family commitments, you are only available on specific regular days we can help you.

If you are working as a Learning Support person, Nursery Nurse, SEN support, Learning Mentor or HLTA and are looking to take the next step in your career with a reputable agency then please attach your CV to this advert.

The successful candidates must hold a Level 3 NVQ/CACHE minimum and must have experience working within a primary school environment within the past two years.

The ideal candidate:

  • Will be a positive influence to the children you support even if only for a day
  • Have a strong work ethic and take pride in your presentation, attendance and time keeping
  • Will go above and beyond to ensure you build relationships with staff, parents and children
  • Be mindful to ensure that the children you support have a positive learning experience
  • Are able to recognise the child's needs & adapt the learning accordingly to ensure children thrive
  • Eligibility to work in the UK and hold a minimum Level 3 or equivalent in Education
  • Extensive curriculum knowledge
  • Provide a safe and stimulating environment for children
  • Promote positive behaviour always
  • Engage with all children and boost their self esteem
  • Be able to communicate clearly and support the classroom Teacher in all aspects
  • Totally committed to the learning and development of pupils within your care
  • Develop and promote positive relationships

You may also be required to undertake administration tasks such as handing out/collecting papers, photocopying, some light marking, putting up/taking down displays, etc.

Benefits of ITN Mark education:

  • Good rates of pay including weekly pay for Teaching Assistants
  • Excellent support system in place for the staff, offering a real chance to make a positive impact on the children's education even if only for one day

ITN Mark Education requires all staff to have a fully enhanced DBS check, minimum of two references plus a face-to-face interview.

ITN Mark Education is an Equal Opportunities Employer. ITN Mark Education is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.