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Teaching Assistant

Heckmondwike, Yorkshire
£70.00 to £90.00 Per Day
Job Type
22 Sep 2022

Principal Resourcing are actively looking to recruit an experienced individual to work in one of our partnership schools based in Kirklees, WF16 as a teaching assistant. This role will be working with special educational needs and will be a full-time position, likely to go permanent for the right fit. The school are ideally looking for someone who is passionate about supporting children in their development and are committed to helping them reach their potential.

Full time- Monday to Friday

Pay: £70-£90 per day depending upon experience and success within the role.

This position is great for anyone in a similar role/ care setting.

Within the role you are required to:

  • Provide a calming and nurturing support for some of Wakefield's most vulnerable students
  • Be resilient, not easily offended and have the skills to de-escalate sometimes challenging situations
  • Have a commitment to the settings to ensure the children you are supporting have a regular role model and routine
  • Show an interest in the children that you are working with in order that you can build mutually respected relationships

Skills and attributes:

  • Ability to relate well to pupils and young adults with additional needs, experience of working with SEN, LAC or residential support worker would be advantageous.
  • Be able to remain calm under pressure
  • Be confident, passionate and highly motivated
  • The ability to take note of, and acting on, all issues relating to the wellbeing and safeguarding of children
  • Cache level 3 or equivalent or experience working in a similar setting
  • Team Teach or MAPA qualification is advantageous

So, what's in it for you:

  • Highly supportive and committed consultants who will endeavour to find assignments suited to your needs specific to your Local Authority
  • An opportunity to extend your professional development with FREE accredited CPD courses
  • Rewarding and competitive rates of pay
  • A great range of opportunities to work in a variety of local schools of your choice
  • 'Recommend a Friend' bonus up to £150
  • A wealth of experience from Teachers working in branch to provide you with industry knowledge, career advice and CV assistance
  • A choice of pay options to suit you and your circumstances: PAYE or Umbrella Company

If this role sounds of interest to you, please apply now with your up-to-date CV and our team will be in touch with you shortly.

We will conduct your interview remotely via phone call. We will clear you as quickly as possible, our dedicated Candidate and Compliance Team, will be working tirelessly to do so!

Principal Resourcing is an Education Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003. Principal Resourcing is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. Principal Resourcing are an equal opportunities employer.

Please note that if you have not heard from us within two weeks your application may have been unsuccessful.

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  • Job Reference: 718593063-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Principal Resourcing
    Principal Resourcing
  • Location: Heckmondwike, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £70.00 to £90.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent