Teaching Assistant – Alternative provision
Location: Leicester (LE5)
PayScale: £85 – £100 per day
Start date: ASAP
Opportunity to Progress!
LTF Recruitment are looking to recruit a candidate who has a passion and interest for helping those who may face daily barriers to learning and need extra support to help them overcome these barriers. This is a full-time role with a view to turn permanent for the successful candidate.
About the role
Within this role you will be working with pupils who have struggled in a mainstream setting (primary age) and now attend an alternative provision school in need of extra support. All pupils have additional needs and are supported emotionally inside and outside the classroom, to enhance their experience in education. Your role goes beyond classroom support, you will be able to offer pastoral support, helping pupils develop life skills as well as skills within their education.
To be considered for the role of Teaching Assistant you will:
- To be patient and resilient.
- To be reliable and consistent in your approach to supporting pupils.
- To have previous experience working with and supporting children and/or young people.
- To hold an Enhanced DBS or be willing to pay for one.
- To have worked in an educational environment within the last 5 years.
LTF Recruitment is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check.