LKS2 Teaching Assistant

Location: Cheadle
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary
Reference: PE11293587
Salary: £50 - £70 per day
Job Published: 25 days ago
LKS2 Primary Teaching Assistant - Year 3/4
Protocol Education are working with a school in Stockport who are looking to recruit a KS2 Teaching Assistant. The post will be working in a Year 3/4 class supporting children who have fallen behind during lockdown. The children require extra support with their learning. You will be supporting them in the morning with their core subjects: Maths, English, Reading and Writing and then supporting the rest of the class in the afternoon with other National Curriculum subjects such as PE, Art, DT, French, Science.
The school a two form entry school. It has a real warm and welcoming feel with supportive and hard-working staff and children who are exceptionally well behaved.
This is a full-time position which will involve working 5 days per week starting in May straight after until the end of the academic year July 2021. This role is to cover the cover a Teaching Assistant who is unable to return to the classroom due to health reasons. The school has also been given some extra funding to support children so could possibly be extended depending on the right candidate.
The main purpose of the job will be to support a KS2 class with their learning and provide general support for the school in different ways. This includes -
·Working with small groups of children under the supervision of the teacher
·Running interventions in the afternoons
·Giving regular feedback on children's progress
·Attending to children's personal needs including pastoral, social, health, physical hygiene (depending on class working with)
·Establishing good relationships with pupils
·Display work
·Promoting the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils.

They are looking for a teaching assistant with the following qualities:
·Experience supporting children with additional needs desirable
·Excellent skills in terms of classroom practice
·High expectations of children's learning and behaviour
·Commitment, flexibility and enthusiasm
·An effective team member
·Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

School can offer you:
·Highly capable, welcoming and supportive colleagues.
·A focus on well-being for all children and staff.
·Enthusiastic, well-behaved children and supportive families.
·Full induction and a comprehensive programme of high-quality training.
In addition to this, Protocol Education can offer:
·Competitive rates of pay.
·FREE continued professional development training (CPD) including Team Teach.
·Ongoing honest, friendly, and professional support from our dedicated team of experts.
If this is an opportunity that excites you, we strongly encourage you to apply now. If you require further information regarding Protocol Education and the opportunities we have, please contact Katie Robinson at