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Pupil Referral Unit Teaching Assistant

Job type: Temporary, Full time

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

£55 - £85 per day

Recruiter: GSL Education

Sector: Education

Job description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant Pupil Referral Unit
Salary: £55-£85 daily
Location: Newcastle
Start Date: Immediate start

We are working with a Pupil Referral Unit in the Newcastle area which is based upon the values of giving young people a fresh start and an opportunity of returning to mainstream education. The school is a safe space for pupils who need extra support and a place where every pupil is valued and encouraged to achieve their potential.

The majority of students have had negative experiences in education, the staff within the school are highly skilled and work really hard to create an inclusive learning environment and develop positive relationships with the students.

The ideal candidates will…

  • Assisting with promoting good behaviour and kindness and helping to deliver academic work.
  • To treat children equally and with respect, whilst creating positive boundaries.
  • Ensure a good relationship with parents and colleagues to create a protective environment so that children feel safe.
  • Helping learners understand lessons and educational activity delivered by the teacher.
  • SEN experience if possible – including any of the following ASD, SEMH, Non-verbal, PMLD, MLD, visual impairment
  • The role involves assisting with individual pupils or across a class with other support assistants.
  • Have an enhanced DBS on the update service (or willing to go through the process with us)
  • Have a good level of academic ability
  • Have a kind, calm, and enthusiastic outlook with a great work ethic.
  • Availability for at least six months
  • A fully checkable work history
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All our roles are subject to relevant checks and procedures.

Our advertised teaching roles relate to real vacancies that exist at our client schools. We offer competitive salaries, paid bi-weekly and a great candidate experience including regular contact from our team and a huge commitment for finding work that you want.

In addition to that, we are currently offering £100 for the successful referral of either Teachers or Teaching Assistants.

For further information on this role please apply below with a copy of your CV.

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 Nearby train stations

 Nearby bus stops

  • S-Bound, Great North Road-Forsyth Road, Great North Road
  • N-Bound, Great North Road-Forsyth Road, Great North Road
  • N-Bound, Great North Road-Mooracres, Great North Road
  • S-Bound, Great North Road-Mooracres, Great North Road
  • S-Bound, Great North Road-Blue House, Great North Road

 Nearby schools

  • Northern Counties School
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne Church High School
  • West Jesmond Primary School
  • Westfield School
  • Central Newcastle High School

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