Teaching Assistant

Location Reading
Discipline: Primary
Job type: Full Time
Salary: ££86 per day, Benefits: PAYE + Holiday Pay
Contact name: Karina Khosla

Contact email: karina@supplyhive.co.uk
Job ref: KK-91
Published: 8 days ago
Startdate: 2024-06-04
Supply Hive is a small local education agency dedicated to connecting passionate educators with schools in need of their skills and expertise. We pride ourselves on our supportive and personalised approach, ensuring both our staff and the schools we work with receive the best possible service.

The Role:
We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate Teaching Assistant for a long-term position at a friendly and supportive two-form entry school in central Reading. The school has been rated 'Good' by OFSTED and is known for its welcoming environment and strong commitment to student development.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide support to children with special educational needs (SEN) in a classroom setting.
  • Assist the class teacher with lesson preparation and classroom management.
  • Work one-on-one or in small groups with students to reinforce learning and development.
  • Help create and maintain a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Support the implementation of EHCPs for students with SEN.
  • Monitor student progress and provide feedback to the class teacher.
  • Foster a safe and nurturing environment for all students.
  • Previous experience working with is essential. Experience working with children with special educational needs is preferred.
  • A patient, empathetic, and adaptable approach to working with children.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
  • A commitment to the well-being and educational development of all students.
What We Offer:
  • A supportive and friendly working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • The chance to make a meaningful impact on the lives of children with special educational needs.
How to Apply:
If you are passionate about supporting children with special educational needs and would like to join a dedicated and caring team, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV to info@supplyhive.co.uk.

Supply Hive is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.