New Directions Education are currently looking to recruit a teaching assistant for supply work in the Cardigan area. We are looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic teaching assistant with a flexible attitude to support the inclusion of students with a range of behavioural and learning needs. Experience of working in literacy, numeracy and social intervention programmes would be advantageous.
The successful candidate will:
Have a knowledge of how to support children’s learning, especially in phonics, reading, Mathematics and language skills.
Have previous experience of working in a primary school classroom.
Have good verbal and written communication skills.
Be enthusiastic and positive.
Have the ability to support children both emotionally and behaviourally.
Have the ability to support children’s speaking and listening skills.
Have a willingness to develop new skills.
Have the ability to work well in a team.
Have the ability to develop positive relationships with colleagues, parents and children.
A large number of our jobs are within the ALN sector. We fill many vacancies in schools with candidates who have the right experience and qualifications.
To work in an Additional Learning Needs (ALN) role you will need:
We are always looking for candidates who have particular experience in working with children classified as having: