My client, a well-respected primary school in the Blackwood area is currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant for a long-term role. The role will be 25 hrs per week working 5 hours per day Monday – Friday. The successful candidates will be working with a small group of reception age pupils diagnosed with social communications difficulties. The role will involve working with the class teacher to provide an interactive and nurturing learning environment alongside providing academic and emotional support for the pupils. My client is looking for a candidate who is committed, career driven, flexible and versatile with the confidence to work to a plan but also with their own initiative. Due to the nature of this role, it is essential you can commit until at least Easter 2022.
To be considered for this position you will need to have a background working with children on either a paid or voluntary basis or display transferable skills from previous roles, this will be required alongside the passion and confidence to positively impact children’s educational experience. Previous employment working with children with additional learning needs is not essential for this role. Also, any experience of working with children within the foundation phase would be looked upon favourably.
If you feel you have the skills and criteria for any of these roles please don’t hesitate to get in touch.