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Secondary School Teaching Assistant - Immediate Start

A large inner city Secondary School in Bristol is currently seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to join their team from next term. This is a full time position and will begin after Easter.

The school is seeking a Teaching Assistant to offer 1:1 support with a Year 8 pupil. The pupil is dis-engaged with their studies and has behavioural needs. You will be acting as a 'Behaviour Buddy', encouraging the pupil to work well within the classroom setting and in line with the school behaviour policy. Your day will consist of 1:1 support outside of lessons, but also some classroom support.

The successful candidate will be confident supporting students 1:1, with some prior experience working as a Teaching Assistant desirable. Although prior experience is desirable, it is not a requirement. As long as you are motivated, confident and able to use your initiative, we want to hear from you. If you have any other experience working/volunteering with children outside of a school setting please state this on your application. Many sports coaches, foster carers, & youth workers, tend to work really well in a Teaching Assistant role.

The pay for this role will be between £57-£65 a day (dependant on experience).

What we can offer you?

Working as a Teaching Assistant with Teaching Personnel offers you numerous benefits:

  • You will have a your own personal recruitment consultant to offer support
  • Access to our CPD academy - numerous courses to help your learning development such as Team Teach.
  • Refer a Friend Scheme - financial benefits for every friend that joins us
  • Weekly Pay - you will be paid weekly directly into your bank account

If you are interested in this role then please apply with your CV early to avoid disappointment.

If you would like to speak to someone in the office about this role, please quote ref 'Teaching Assistant #400'.

I look forward to hearing from you.

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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