SEN Teaching Assistant - Ripon

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Teaching / Learning Assistants
Yorkshire & Humberside
Other - North Yorkshire
Salary Description:
Principal Teachers
Job Ref:

Principal Teachers are seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a child with special education needs in a Ripon primary school. The Head Teacher has approached PT to recruit a qualified Teaching Assistant on their behalf to commence a full time post starting as soon as possible. The successful applicant will need to show a commitment to supporting teaching and learning in schools and have experience of supporting children with special education needs. You will be based in the Reception class, supporting small groups of children and providing 1 to 1 interventions as instructed by the class teacher.

Based in the Ripon area, the school is well regarded within the local community and staff are very well reputed. You will have access to a wealth of resources and be based in the Reception (early years) class. Behaviour across the school is good and you will need to fully embrace the school’s behaviour management policy and ethos in order to uphold standards. The Head Teacher is seeking a TA with a Level 3 CACHE qualification or equivalent and you will have had experience of supporting teaching and learning in an EYFS setting.

The successful applicant will have:

• CACHE Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (or equivalent)
• Strong behaviour and classroom management skills
• Previous experience of supporting teaching and learning in an education
setting in the UK and working with children with SEN
• Knowledge of the current Early Years Framework
• Enthusiasm for the role and a creative flare
• The ability to form excellent working relationships with staff and pupils from a
diverse range of backgrounds
• Experience of planning and assessment to a very high standard
• A commitment to improving attainment for all students
• A proven track record for raising attainment and achieving targets

The benefits of working with Principal Teachers:

• No umbrella companies, you can be paid PAYE as standard
• Investment in CPD opportunities
• Over 16 years’ experience providing premium standard staff to schools
across Yorkshire and North East regions
• We are advocates of fair pay and conditions and work hard to offer
competitive remuneration for supply staff
• We are proud to be reputable for our ethical and friendly service
• Supportive Recruiters who will regularly check how you are getting on and
listen to your feedback

Principal Teachers are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment vetting checks. Principal Teachers are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. Due to the high-volume of applications we expect to receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Principal Teachers
Tel: 01748352100
Contact: Kate Green

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