Location: Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Job Type: Long-term / Short-term contracts
Start Date: Immediate
Salary: 90 per day, depending on experience
Are you passionate about supporting students' educational journey? Do you thrive in a fast-paced and rewarding environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you supporting secondary aged students in Pontefract!
- Provide dedicated support to teachers in creating an inclusive and engaging learning environment.
- Assist students with their academic, social, and emotional development, offering individual attention and guidance.
- Collaborate with teachers to develop and implement effective lesson plans, activities, and resources.
- Foster a positive classroom atmosphere, encouraging student participation and promoting positive behaviour management techniques.
- Support students with special educational needs, adapting teaching methods to meet their individual requirements.
- Establish effective communication channels with teachers, parents, and staff members to ensure a cohesive educational experience.
- Contribute to the overall welfare and well-being of students, ensuring their safety and promoting a caring environment.
- Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant, a similar role in an educational setting, or experience supporting children in any capacity.
- Passion for education and a genuine desire to make a positive impact on students' lives.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with students, teachers, and parents.
- Ability to adapt teaching methods to cater to different learning styles and individual needs.
- Patience, empathy, and a nurturing approach to supporting children's learning and well-being.
- Enhanced DBS check or willingness to undergo the process.
Leader Education can offer:
- Competitive pay rates: 84 - 90 per day
- Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: 100 per referral (terms apply)
- Free CPD including Team Teach
- A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support
- Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period
- Staff socials
If you have the above skills and believe you are a great match for the role, please apply now.
Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.