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Teaching Assistant – Rochdale

Are you a passionate and creative individual with experience working with young people?

Are you flexible and able to understand the needs of children?

A larger than average, comprehensive secondary school in Rochdale are currently looking to appoint a confident and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join their support team ASAP on a full-time temporary basis.

Due to a large pupil intake this academic year, the secondary school located just north of Rochdale town centre are requiring the support of a Teaching Assistant to work closely with identified pupils in Year 7 who are struggling to engage with their studies.

The group of pupils are from disadvantaged backgrounds and possess some challenging behaviour, as such, the school are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant who will be confident in dealing with this and has previous experience working with disadvantaged or challenging young people.

Role and Responsibilities of the Teaching Assistant position:

-          Full time Teaching Assistant – starting in November to January initially

-          Likely to be required for the full academic year

-          Supporting a group of pupils in Year 7 who are struggling to engage with studies

-          Delivering tailored learning activities to help engagement and attainment in core subjects

-          Working closely with the school SENCO and pastoral team

-          Earning GBP1140 a month! Paid weekly

Applicant requirements from the school for the role of Teaching Assistant:

-          Able to work independently with a group of Year 7 pupils, with guidance from the school

-          Previous experience working with disadvantaged young people e.g. youth work, care work etc.

-          A strong role model for pupils who are disengaged with their studies

-          Able to build good relationships with children

-          Dynamic and flexible in your approach to meet a range of needs

-          A passion for helping young people reach their full potential

This would be a fantastic opportunity for a graduate who is considering a career in secondary teaching or who can see themselves working with disadvantaged young people.

To apply for the role of Teaching Assistant supporting a group of Year 7 pupils, please submit your CV below for consideration.

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

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

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