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Sports Teaching Assistant

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Sports Teaching Assistant

  • Location: York
  • Start Date: September 2020
  • Pay Rates: GBP9.50 to GBP10.50 per hour

Are you due to finish a Degree in Exercise Science or Sports Coaching this year? Are you looking to kickstart a career in education? Do you have experience of working with children? We have the perfect role for you!

Teaching Personnel are looking to appoint a Sports Graduate Teaching Assistant for for full time worrk commencing in September 2020. The position will include responsibilities such as, but not limited to, delivering lessons to students not in Mainstream Education, acting as a Cover Supervisor in the absence of a Teacher and working as a General Teaching Assistant with both Primary and Secondary aged pupils. If successful, the role will continue as a long term position and has the potential to become a permanent position, working directly through the School.

An ideal candidate will have:

-A degree in Sports Coaching or experience in a coaching environment

-Behaviour management skills

-Team Teach training

-A nurturing approach

-Autism Awareness Training

-Knowledge of de-escalation skills

The School caters for students unable to access mainstream education and for those with moderate additional needs, including Autism, ADHD, Learning Difficulties and Social Emotional Mental Health needs. It is a large provision catering for students from EYFS up to Post 16.

Working with Teaching Personnel you will have access to a range of benefits including:

-A dedicated consultant with a wealth of experience within the education sector

-FREE access to courses contributing to your Continues Professional Development

-Recommend a friend scheme with a GBP50 bonus per referral

-National Teaching Assistant Awards

To apply, please send your CV and Cover Letter via the link, detailing your experience and why you want to be considered for this role. Alternatively, please contact Kerry Fowler on the Hull and Lincoln SEN Branch Number; 01482 908020.

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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