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Job description

Are you a retired police officer? Have you worked as a prison officer and have experience of dealing with challenging behaviour? Have you got experience of working in the military? Are you looking for a job within education? Are you looking for a job that offers competitive rates of pay? Are you looking for flexible job opportunities?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Teaching Personnel are the UK's leading Education Recruitment Company, providing temporary and permanent staff to a variety of educational establishments across the UK. We recruit quality candidates for regular Teaching Assistant and Cover Supervisor work, and currently require candidates for supporting roles within Secondary Schools across North Yorkshire - in particular in Scarborough.

The ideal candidates for support roles within schools will be able to:

  • provide support to children on a one-to-one, small group and whole class basis
  • monitor behaviour and follow school behaviour policies effectively
  • supervise classes of children during periods of teacher absence
  • motivate others and strive to raise attainment
  • demonstrate creativity, flexibility and resilience
  • have relevant experience working with young people or supporting learning

We regularly find that ex-police force staff, police officers and ex-military staff are extremely well suited to work within schools, often meeting all of the required criteria and having valuable life experience. Therefore we would like to encourage you to submit your details so we can register you for work in this academic year.

If you would like to pursue a career within education in Scarborough and surrounding areas, please don't hesitate to click on the "apply" button and submit your CV. for further info, please do not hesitate to call in branch.

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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