Teachright – Kent
Job Role: College Teaching Assistant
Location – Broadstairs, Thanet, Kent
HRGO Education are in search of a College Teaching Assistant to work in a dynamic College, supporting pupils (aged 16-18) with SEND needs on their journey to college and further education. This role is from October 2021.
HRGO Education are recruiting for a progressive college based in Broadstairs, Thanet, Kent. They are seeking a college Teaching assistant with a passion for supporting young people with SEND and a desire to help these pupils progress into further education.
This is a very rewarding role with lots of variety in the working day. The role will involve 1:1, small group and in-class support. In conjunction with Teachers, you will be responsible for using a range of techniques and approaches to meet the special education needs of learners as outlined in their EHCPs. As well as supporting students academically, the role includes: helping them navigate the college and preparing them socially for further education and working life.
The Broadstairs based college was rated “Good” by Ofsted and are well resourced to support the additional needs of their young people. The college has safe staff and parking on site. You can easily commute to the college from the local areas of Canterbury, Ramsgate, Margate and Manston, Thanet.
The College Teaching Assistant role:
Supporting pupils 1:1 and leading small groups in a post-16 college environment
Helping pupils with various SEND including: Mild learning difficulties (MLD) and Physical Disabilities
Being a positive role model and establishing positive relationships with pupils and helping them to navigate the college and support them academically and socially
Working well with other members of the college team to provide a stimulating learning environment for all.
What you will need:
Previous SEND, Care or social work experience is (desirable but not essential).
level 2 qualifications (competent in English and Maths or equivalent) and have the academic capabilities to support GCSE/BTEC and A-level pupils.
Organised, reliable, friendly, hard-working and resilient with a good sense of humour.
Enhanced DBS or one in progress.
Benefits of working at the Broadstairs, Thanet based college:
Kent Range 5 Pay scale (depending on experience)
Regular CPD at the school and progression opportunities
A personal HRGO education consultant and access to a range of opportunities across our partner schools and colleges in the South East