Teaching Assistant

Location: Cranborne, Dorset, England
Salary: £9.15 - 9.90 per hour + Additional Benefits
Reference: 3060
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Teaching Assistant

Cranborne, Dorset

£9.15-£9.90 per hour

40 hours per week, Term time only

Maternity Cover -FTC until August 2022

The main purpose of the role:

This role is essential to the support and development of our young people being successful and achieving in a safe and caring learning environment. Role holders will build a professional & trusted relationship with the young people which put their health, safety, and overall development first. This role will include supporting our teaching staff to deliver daily a broad and balanced curriculum for our young people both on and off site. Flexibility is key in this role and may include working one on one with a student when required, or supporting in class working with a small group. Positive behaviour management is an important part of the role.

Key duties:

-Take responsibility for Safeguarding and promoting the welfare or our young people according to the college's policies, and discharge your duties under the Prevent agenda.

-Work alongside the teaching staff to support our young people in their learning, providing further explanation to individuals where needed.

-Support our young people to identify, meet and exceed their education targets.

-Implement and support positive behaviour throughout the college, adapting own behaviour and responses when required to meet individual needs.

-Ensure all documentation is completed correctly for recording of accidents, incidents, or health & safety as per the college's policies.

-Assist the young people in attending a wide range of group activities, ensuring that their choices are respected and appropriate social interactions and friendships are encouraged

-Ensure that practice at all times implements and follows the young person's Educational/Learning Approaches; Placement/Care plan; Behaviour Support plan, and Communication/Sensory strategies

Knowledge and Experience:

Level 2 or Equivalent English and Maths

-Experience of working in an Education setting

-Relevant knowledge and experience of young people within age range

-Understanding of the Safeguarding principles

-Experience of managing a range of approaches to behaviour, including managing behaviours that challenge.

-Experience of working within an inclusive setting

Skills:

-Commitment to the role and ethos of the college, the desire to put the young people first and treat them as an individual

-Be positive and creative in meeting the needs of young people and enhancing their outcomes

-Be able to work on your own as well as part of a team

-Work collaboratively with other Aurora team members and professionals with good interpersonal skills

-Good numeracy and literacy skills

-Competent ICT skills

-Able to work within the parameters of the physical demands of the job role

What's on offer?

  • Full training and continued support
  • Life assurance and pension
  • Health cash back plan
  • Car lease scheme
  • Bike to work scheme?
  • Perk box
  • Free parking

    Closing date is 12th Nov 2021

    To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to Francesca.park-davies@hawk-3.com. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

    Hawk 3 Talent are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

    Hawk 3 Talent are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.