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Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Position Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive, Dependent on Experience

About Us:

We are a thriving and inclusive educational institution in Hemel Hempstead, dedicated to providing a supportive and enriching learning environment for our students. To enhance our commitment to excellence in education, we are seeking a passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Classroom Support:

    • Work closely with teachers to provide support to individual students or small groups.
    • Assist in the implementation of lesson plans and educational activities.
  2. Student Engagement:

    • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
    • Encourage student participation and engagement in class activities.
  3. Special Educational Needs (SEN) Support:

    • Provide assistance to students with special educational needs.
    • Collaborate with the SENCO and teaching staff to implement support strategies.
  4. Assessment and Feedback:

    • Assist in the assessment of student progress and provide constructive feedback.
    • Maintain accurate records of student achievements and challenges.
  5. Behavior Management:

    • Support the maintenance of positive behavior within the classroom.
    • Implement behavior management strategies in collaboration with teaching staff.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant or in a similar role is advantageous.
  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning (or equivalent) is desirable.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students.

Personal Attributes:

  • Enthusiastic about contributing to a positive learning environment.
  • Adaptable and able to work collaboratively within a team.
  • Commitment to the educational and personal development of students.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic individual looking to make a positive impact on students' learning experiences, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and reasons for applying to [].