Year 1 TA, BS34

Location: Bristol
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: PE11289263
Salary: £10 per hour, Benefits: PAYE, CPD opportunities
Job Published: 23 days ago
We are looking to recruit a full time Teaching Assistant to work in a Year 1 class as a general Teaching Assistant.

As part of the role you will be expected to support the children in small group work and occassional 1:1 learning. You will need to communicate effectively with all parties.

You will have a passion for learning, be enthusiastic and self-motivated.
You will also have:
• Experience in working with children with needs associated with a diagnosis of ASC
• The ability to use teachers plans to adapt and resource support for individual needs
• The ability to be flexible and adapt with change
• A caring and inclusive ethos
• The skills to support children in managing their emotions and to be a calm and consistent role model
• Excellent communication skills and be confident in continuing positive relationships between the school and our families
• High expectations of every pupil both academically and in their behaviour

You will:
• Use praise, commentary and assistance to encourage pupils to concentrate and stay on task
• Consistently and effectively implements agreed behaviour management strategies
• Liaise with class teacher, SENCO and other professionals about individual education plans, contributing to the planning and delivery as appropriate
• Supports pupils in developing social skills both in and out of the classroom
• When working with a group of pupils, understand and use group dynamics to promote group effectiveness and support group and individual performance

If you are interested in applying please register with us online, email or call us on 0117 945 3960 to discuss our available opportunities.