Teaching Assistant -

Recruiter
System People
Location
Whitehaven
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
23 Nov 2020
Closes
23 Dec 2020
Ref
1834372540
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Teaching Assistant, Year 6 Support, Whitehaven, £9.77 an hour

We are looking to recruit la strong Teaching Assistant to work in a busy school in Whitehaven covering on a long-term basis from the beginning of Spring Term (Jan 2021) until the end of Summer Term. The position will involve working in a diverse Year 6 class and involves supporting pupils with educational health care plans (EHCPs) with a variety of needs (none behavioural) as well as supporting small groups for maths and English. This is a fantasic long term job from the new year until the summer giving stability and security across the remainder of this academic year.

What personal qualities and skills does working as a TA on supply require?
You will be required to hold a Level 2 or 3 recognised TA or Childcare qualification as well as practical previous experience. You will need an interest in education and in working with students along with good communication and ‘people’ skills. You will need to have a mature approach to your work and a responsible attitude along with much patience and a sense of humour at times! You will need to be a patient person who has compassion and empathy and also a drive to see others flourish and succeed as they learn. You will need experience teaching and supporting learners and be willing to get stuck in and provide help as and when it is needed.

Who are System People Education?
System People Education are the fastest growing Teaching Agency in Cumbria with an already impressive portfolio of schools in the County. We were the first teaching agency with offices here in Cumbria offering a truly dedicated approach to Cumbria Teaching Supply. We have grown organically, mainly from kind referrals from local teachers and TA’s who have found work through us in local schools.

Teaching Assistants on supply, how does it all work?
We help hundreds of Teaching Assistants in Cumbria find suitable work in many schools which includes day to day and long-term opportunities. Teaching Assistant recruitment at System People is our fastest growing department and we are always looking for new candidates to join our register to meet the ever-growing need for high quality TA cover.

Here is the good bit…you can work as much or as little as you want to. When you register with us you work out a work search plan with our Primary specialist Education Manager Sarah Story who will then approach schools on your behalf to try and secure you work you really want.

Why would you choose to register with System People?
  • We pay excellent rates of pay and treat you fairly
  • Your details will reach the right people at the right schools and continue to do so while you are still actively looking.
  • You can register remotely via ZOOM interview
  • We would love you to join our register!

System People are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and as a result all new candidates will be subject to a full registration, DBS check and thorough reference checks.