Reports to: Principal
Main Purpose of Job
Assist the main Class Teacher to support the learning needs of students.
Provide individual support to students with specific learning needs
Maintain a positive, disciplined and supportive environment.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Work under the direct guidance of the Class Teacher.
Assist the Class Teacher in delivering learning activities that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within the class.
Provide one-to-one learning support for selected students.
Monitor, record and report students progress and development to the teacher
Assist in developing learning resources in creative ways that accelerate learning.
Assist in organizing the classroom and creating displays to encourage a positive and stimulating environment.
Assist Teachers in preparing the lesson materials and school equipment
Communicate with parents, as appropriate, in relation to the childs academic progress
Undertake break, lunchtime and after school supervision in accordance with the staff duty roster.
Participate in school events, and activities including weekends and evenings.
Work together with colleagues to achieve learning objectives of the school.
To be considered for the role of teaching assistant you will need:
A Diploma or Certificate in Education
Prior experience teaching and caring for children
An ability to communicate clearly with teachers and younger individuals
An ability to create an encouraging learning environment for pupils
Understanding and sensitivity towards children
Knowledge of lessons that pupils are required to learn in class
An ability to carry out tasks involving a computer or hand-device
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