Primary School Teaching Assistant. Job in South East Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1168082361-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2023
  • Recruiter: Class Cover Ltd
  • Location: South East
  • Salary: £87.50 to £95.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Teaching Support Assistant - East Grinstead Area

Class Cover are activley seeking a Reception TA to work with a Reception class in the mornings and various cover in the school for the afternoon, the School is located in East Grinstead . A DBS on the up-date service is required in the first intance. This job is 8.30 till 3.20 and is to start ASAP.

Job Overview: A Teaching Assistant is responsible for working closely with classroom teachers, special education staff, and children to ensure that they all receive the necessary support and accommodations to succeed academically and socially. They help promote an inclusive learning environment and assist with various classroom activities.

  1. Classroom Assistance: Assist teachers in implementing lesson plans, classroom activities, and instructional materials. This includes helping with classroom management, setting up equipment, and preparing resources.

  2. Individualized Support: Adapt and modify learning materials and activities to meet the specific needs of individual students. This may involve creating alternative learning strategies or resources.

  3. Behavioral Support: Assist in managing challenging behavior, applying behavioral interventions, and helping students develop appropriate social skills.

  4. Assessment: Support teachers in assessing student progress and gather data on student performance. This information can be used to tailor instruction and support plans.

  5. Personal Care: Depending on the age group and needs of the students, LSAs may be required to assist with personal care tasks such as toileting, feeding, and mobility.

  6. Communication: Maintain regular communication with teachers, parents, and other professionals involved in the student's education. Report progress and challenges to the appropriate parties.

  7. Inclusion and Integration: Promote an inclusive classroom environment where all students feel valued and included. Encourage peer interaction and participation.

  8. Safety: Ensure the safety and well-being of students at all times, following school policies and procedures.

  9. Professional Development: Stay informed about best practices in special education and attend training sessions or workshops to enhance skills and knowledge.

Class Cover is a specialist teaching agency supplying fully qualified teachers, tutors, ECTs and teaching assistants/learning support assistants to schools throughout South East

  • Primary

  • Secondary

  • SEN

Our team of experienced education consultants are expertly placed to provide a dedicated professional service in finding you the positions which suit you. We offer:

  • Day to day Supply

  • Short term assignments

  • Long term assignments

  • Permanent Placements

Once you have let us know your preferences, then our education consultants will make sure that we match your talents with work opportunities and offer advice throughout.

Our training courses support your CPD and we encourage our teachers to make us aware of any training needs you have.