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Classroom Assistant 1:1 Support - Poole

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Job description

We are working with a mainstream primary school in Poole who are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant for this term to work with a child in Year 6 who has Global Development Delay. The position will be full-time Monday to Friday and the hours will be 8.30am-3.30pm. This is a long term position until the end of the academic year.

The role will consist of supporting the child 1:1 with all aspects of their learning whilst also having a flexible approach to ensure that they remain an active participant within the classroom environment and have frequent interaction with their peers. The child is working at the level of a Key Stage 1 child so knowledge of the Key Stage 1 curriculum will be advantageous.

Your key duties will include:

  • Assisting the Class Teacher in the planning and preparation of meaningful activities and resources for the child
  • Differentiating work when necessary
  • Using visual cues and interventions to promote the child's learning
  • Implementing effective behaviour management strategies
  • Any other duties allocated to you by the Class Teacher

The school are looking for a committed member of staff who can build a relationship with the child and will help with the transition into a secondary school.

It is essential that you have experience of working in a classroom and enjoy working with children who require extra support.

If you are interested in the role, please call Harry Davies in the Dorset Primary Branch at Teaching Personnel.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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