Graduate Teaching Assistant September 2024

Location: Hounslow
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: graduate gh98098098
Salary: £450 - 550 per week
Job Published: 15 days ago




 Location :Hounslow, Greater London MAINSTREAM SECONDARY SCHOOL


The role : To effectively support both SEN (Special Educational Needs) and EAL (English as an Additional Language) students aged 11-16 years, it's important to demonstrate strong English language skills, a clear understanding of the needs of these students, and relevant experience in supporting them.

The role includes :


  • Assist teachers in delivering lessons, providing additional support to students who may require extra assistance in understanding and completing tasks.
  • Modify instructional materials to cater to the diverse needs and abilities of students, particularly focusing on EAL students to enhance their understanding of English language and academic content.
  • Work with students on a one-on-one basis, tailoring instruction and activities to accommodate individual learning styles and address specific learning needs, especially those with SEN.
  • Facilitate language development for EAL students by implementing strategies to improve their English language skills, including reading, writing, speaking, and comprehension.
  • Encourage and engage EAL students in language-rich activities to boost their confidence and integration into mainstream classes
  • Implement behaviour management techniques and strategies to support students with behavioral challenges or emotional difficulties, ensuring a conducive and respectful classroom environment.
  • Offer emotional support to students, providing a safe space for them to express themselves and addressing any emotional concerns they may have.
  • Assist in conducting assessments and evaluations to measure student progress and identify areas for improvement, providing valuable input to teachers for educational planning.:
  • Maintain open communication with teachers, parents, and other support staff to share updates on student progress, concerns, and achievements.
  • Collaborate with teaching colleagues to develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) for SEN students, ensuring their unique needs are met.
  • Prepare and organize teaching materials, resources, and equipment necessary for lessons, ensuring they are accessible and appropriate for the diverse needs of students.
  • Advocate for inclusive teaching practices and contribute to creating an inclusive and welcoming classroom environment that promotes equal opportunities for all students, regardless of their abilities or background.
  • Engage in ongoing professional development and training to stay informed about best practices in supporting EAL and SEN students and enhancing your skills as a teaching assistant.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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