- Location: Cardiff - South Wales
- Start Date: ASAP
- Duration: Ongoing positions
- Job Type: Temporary
- Sector: Primary Education
- Category: Teaching Assistant
- Job Ref: HLTAKS2
- Salary: £62 per day
Based in Cardiff, our primary client is recruiting several Level 4 or Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTA) to work part-time and full-time hours . You will need to be a confident and flexible Teaching Assistant to work with several Key Stage 2 classes and support interventions wherever necessary. You will be required to assist the Class Teachers with preparations for different lessons and activities in Maths and English, complete classroom and outdoor observations and file any documentation. You will need to use praise where necessary and note any behaviours. Appropriate and effective action will need to be taken when following discipline procedures, if confronted by more extreme behaviour.
Located in Rumney, this large mainstream Primary School have over 400 pupils on roll, with a Behaviour Unit attached to the school. With excellent access to buses, this school is easy to find and there is ample parking on the street aswell as a small staff car park.
Key Stage 2 Primary Teacher Role
Your role as a key stage 2 (KS2) primary teacher in the age group of your speciality will be varied and at times challenging. However, we doubt you will find a more satisfying career where your main objectives will be to develop the children and prepare them for the next stage.
Newly qualified teachers (NQTs) are welcomed by New Directions.
- 10% of primary trained NQTs had teaching supply contracts compared with 6% of secondary trained NQTs;
- 25% of primary trained NQTs indicated that they were employed in a school in which they trained compared with 32% of secondary trained NQTs;
- 18% of primary trained NQTs indicated that they relocated to take up their current teaching position compared with 24% of secondary trained NQTs.
Typical duties of a supply Primary Key Stage 2 Teacher
- Teach all areas of the key stage 2 curriculum;
- Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment;
- Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for the needs for all student ability ranges;
- Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation;
- Maintain discipline;
- Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils' development;
- Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area;
- Staying up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum;
- Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening;
- Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.
What can you expect from New Directions Education?
- A dedicated account manager;
- Regular and varied teaching supply work;
- Competitive pay rates;
- Potential long-term teaching roles;
- Fully compliant with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR);
- Network of branches across the UK;
- Preferred supplier to 19 boroughs across the UK;
- Recommend a friend scheme;
- Respected reputation throughout the education and recruitment industry.
Please contact New Directions Education for more information on this job vacancy, on 029 2039 0133, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.
Last modified: 6th February 2018