Teaching Assistant

DG-TARUSH
£60 - £85 per day
February 2018

JOB DESCRIPTION

Teaching Assistant
Waltham Forest
Ofsted ‘Good School
ASAP Start
£60 - £85 Per day

Are you an experience teaching assistant who is passionate about working with young people, are you studying and need flexible work on the side?

Here at Horizon Teachers we are currently working alongside a good secondary school who is looking for additional TA’s to join their successful staffing team.
They are a supportive 11-18 mixed school with new approaches proven to add values to students’ progress in learning which they exploit and celebrate, their personalised structures and motivation systems enable them to learn each student’s strengths and areas for development to a degree that makes them an example of ‘good practice’ for other schools.

The school has a clear vision to develop young people who are caring, resourceful and inspired to succeed by providing a safe, inclusive and disciplined environment.
To develop outstanding student behaviour, attitude, response to learning and to life in the 21st century including attendance and punctuality.

Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘The executive principal shares a strong sense of direction and ambition for the school with senior leaders and governors, firm and insightful leadership supports staff and pupils to bring about improvements in all aspects of their work, Pupils are proud of their school, they behave well around the school and in lessons they are cheerful, polite, helpful and very supportive of each other, Parents and staff are overwhelmingly positive about the school’s work and the changes brought about by senior leaders and governors to improve the school further, they recognise that it offers a caring and compassionate community where pupils are kept safe and their welfare matters greatly’.

To be successful in your application the ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, experience and qualities;

  • Experience of working with children
  • A Degree (Not essential but desired)
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Positive can do attitude
  • Ability to engage with and inspire young people
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Your daily duties for this role will consist of the following;

  • Helping to ensure good learning takes place in every lesson
  • Supporting the class teacher in all aspects as instructed (including managing behaviour)
  • Being a positive role model for all students at all times
  • Helping to maintain discipline across the entire school
  • Building rapport with staff and students

This opportunity is set to start ASAP and will initially be for the remainder of the academic year, this is a fantastic opportunity for a graduate who is thinking about becoming a teacher in the future as the skills and experience you will gain will be invaluable.
If this sounds of interest to yourself and you can see yourself enhancing children’s education then please apply with an updated CV.

Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.                                                          Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon  

 

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