We are currently working on behalf of a primary school within the Sunderland Area looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support across the whole school. This role will involve working alongside class teachers, supporting groups of lower ability children. The desired candidate will hold a level 3 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning, Childcare & Education/Childhood Studies or equivalent.
Key responsibilities for this role will include:
> Supporting in all areas of the primary curriculum and taking responsibility for the progress of a small group of children
> Organising the classroom and learning resources and creating displays to encourage a positive learning environment
> Motivating pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation and maintaining discipline
> Meeting requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils' development
> Providing feedback to parents and carers on a pupil's progress at parents' evenings and other meetings.
An enhanced DBS check will be needed for successful candidates as well as two satisfactory references which will be sought upon application for this post