Job Title: Primary Teaching Assistant
Availability: Part Time (Mon-Thu 1.30pm-3.30pm)
Hours: 8 hours per week
About the Role:
In this role, you will be supporting a Year 5 child in a 1:1 position. As a Primary Teaching Assistant, your primary responsibility will be to provide individualized assistance and support to the student, helping them thrive academically and socially. You will work closely with the class teacher and the school's SENCo to ensure the child's specific needs are met effectively. This is a part-time position, with the hours being from 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Monday through Thursday or Friday.
- A passion for working with children and a desire to make a positive impact in their lives
- Previous experience working in a primary school setting or with children with special educational needs (SEN)
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with children, parents, and staff
- Patience, empathy, and the ability to adapt teaching methods to suit individual needs
- Good organizational skills and the ability to multitask effectively
- A relevant teaching assistant qualification would be advantageous but not essential
Benefits of Zen Educate for Teachers and Teaching Assistants:
At Zen Educate, we understand the importance of work-life balance, and we strive to provide our teachers and teaching assistants with flexible working options. By joining our platform, you can choose the days and hours you want to work, allowing you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. Additionally, we offer better pay rates than traditional agencies, ensuring that you are fairly compensated for your hard work and dedication. Lastly, our team of experienced educators is always available to provide support and guidance, helping you find the right role that aligns with your skills and career goals. We are committed to your success and overall job satisfaction.