Teaching Assistant PPP Community School, Southall

Job description

Teaching Assistant

Dormer's Wells Ln, Southall UB1, UK
Full-time
Service type: Education - Include
Pay scale: Zone 3 Grade C
Department: Education
Pay zone: Zone 3 - Rest of England (excluding NE)
Contractual type: Term time only – full time – fixed term
Company Description
Catch22 Include schools helps vulnerable young people with challenging behaviours to realise their full potential.

Our independent schools and a range of tailored support programmes are targeted at young people who fall into high risk groups in all key stages, including those who are excluded or at risk of exclusion from mainstream schools or Pupil Referral Units (PRUs), and those with social, emotional and/or mental health needs (SEMH) or special educational needs (SEN).

Job Description
You will work in partnership with the teacher to foster effective participation of pupils in the social and academic processes of the school

Day-to-day responsibilities will involve

Working with individual or groups of children, assist in ensuring pupils are kept on task and complete activities set by teachers.
Deal with behavioural and special needs issues in conjunction with the teacher
Delivery of SEN interventions
Help implement lesson plans, aims and contents with the teacher
Carry out a specific specialist responsibility (e.g. speech therapy) and support other staff in the school when help is needed in this area

Qualifications
Trained at least to NVQ2 standard
Basic literacy and numeracy skills
Skills and Experience

Knowledge of the statutory requirements of equal opportunities, discrimination, health and safety, SEN & safeguarding of children
High expectations of pupils’ behaviour and clear strategies for working with challenging pupils
Ability to motivate and encourage children appropriately
Have experience of teaching children with EAL, SEN, Speech and language difficulties and other complex needs
Person Specification
Additional Information
Salary: Up to £22,730.97 depending on experience.

Essential educational requirements

 A relevant professional qualification (NVQ level 2)
 Level 2 English and Maths.

Essential qualifications

 A relevant professional qualification (NVQ level 2)
 Level 2 English and Maths.

Essential skills and experience

 Knowledge of the statutory requirements of equal
opportunities, discrimination, health and safety, SEN
& safeguarding of children.
 High expectations of students’ behaviour and clear
strategies for working with challenging students.
 Ability to motivate and encourage children
appropriately.
 Ability to work independently, supported by the
teacher, with groups of or individual students.
 Willingness to respond flexibly to the needs of a
small team.


About PPP Community School

Address
The Phoenix Centre, Southall, UB1 3JB
Phase
Not Applicable
Type
Special School
Website
PPP Community School website (opens in a new window)