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Outdoor Teaching Assistant - Southampton

Job type: Permanent, Full time

Location: Southampton, Hampshire

£8 - £9 per hour

Recruiter: Prospero Group

Sector: Education


Job description

Outdoor Teaching Assistant - Southampton

About the School and the Job:

We are looking for an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join a fantastic 'Outstanding' Ofsted rated SEN School based in Southampton, to help support pupils with SEMH & Behavioural Needs. This is a great opportunity, to help enrich and develop vulnerable young people's lives.

You will be working with an excellent team and joining a fantastic newly built provision where you can make a difference, playing a key role in the development of students.

The successful candidate will be working with pupils who have been excluded from mainstream education and with SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs) The school offers a great range of outdoor activities through the Duke Of Edinburgh's Award scheme.

Contract Details for Outdoor Teaching Assistant:

  • Location - Southampton, Hampshire
  • Position - Outdoor Teaching Assistant
  • Type of work - Outdoor Teaching Assistant
  • Start date - November 2021
  • Contract type - Temp/Perm
  • Full time/part time - Full-Time
  • Minimum rate of pay - Paid to Scale

Experience, Training and Qualifications needed for Outdoor Teaching Assistant role:

  • Previous Teaching experience is required, ideally within the SEN Sector, although this is not essential providing you have the right attitude and desire.
  • Previous experience working with challenging behaviour would be advantageous
  • A passion for working with children with SEMH.
  • Pro Active in the classroom and a willingness to join in with class activities
  • You should have lots of energy and enthusiasm with a positive attitude towards working with SEN students.
  • Level 3 Qualifications

To be eligible to work as Outdoor Teaching Assistant through us you must:

  • Hold Right to Work in the UK
  • Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
  • Provide two professional child related references

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

We are acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with us in order to fill this vacancy.

We are able to offer the successful candidate:

  • Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
  • In-house Training and Development Team

If you have a friend, who you think would be interested in this role, then please refer them to us and you could earn £150 from our Refer a Friend Scheme.

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     Nearby train stations

     Nearby bus stops

    • SE-bound, Terminus Terrace, Marsh Lane
    • stop QH, Threefield Lane, Threefield Lane
    • W-bound, Itchen Bridge, Central Bridge
    • W-bound, City College, Chapel Road
    • SW-bound, Itchen Bridge, Saltmarsh Road

     Nearby schools

    • Southampton Studio School
    • Southampton City College
    • St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
    • St John's Primary and Nursery School
    • St Patrick's Catholic Primary School

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