Teaching Assistant - PK Education

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant


Job Description

Are you passionate about supporting children with complex needs and challenging behaviour?

This exciting Teaching Assistant vacancy is the perfect opportunity for anyone who is looking to work 1:1 with pupils. A dedicated teaching assistant is needed who has an awareness of behaviour for students who have either SEMH or ASD needs in a therapeutic/nurture setting in Doncaster.

  • Teaching Assistant
  • Working within a therapeutic setting
  • 1:1 student support.
  • Long-term placement
  • Occasionally, some day to day requirements
  • No personal care

Children are mainly aged 11+, but currently there are two children aged 6 & 7. There are eight children on education plans based at the main provision site in Doncaster. An additional 6–8 children that are worked with out in the community on a 1:1 or 2:1 basis.

To be considered for this teaching assistant role, you must:

  • Be able to quickly build rapport with the students, as they require positive role models
  • Be enthusiastic about wanting to help the children learn and achieve
  • No formal training needed however an awareness of challenging behaviour is required
  • Staff may be required to drive to the students house to pick them up and take them home again at the end of the day.
  • Valid DBS on the update service

PK Education is committed to safeguarding and we work in line with the safer recruitment process. We are also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers, and applicants.

If this role isn’t for you –

PK Education works with schools to recommend high-quality staffing solutions in the recruitment of teachers and support staff. Please visit our PK Education website to see other roles that we have available in the South Yorkshire area.

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