Secondary School Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: ST0225
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £11.44 to £20.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Rosie Stahelin

Job Description

Secondary School Teaching Assistant

Stafflex Education partners with numerous secondary schools and academies across Huddersfield and West Yorkshire, seeking vibrant and resourceful teaching assistants for a variety of roles, including day-to-day, short-term, and long-term placements.

Our secondary schools are in need of enthusiastic, adaptable, and compassionate individuals to serve as Educational Teaching Assistants (ETAs). As a secondary teaching assistant, you'll be instrumental in supporting students across diverse subjects, fostering social skills, maintaining focus, and contributing significantly to student learning. Your role will encompass both one-on-one assistance and general classroom support, including the preparation of learning resources.

To qualify for this opportunity, please ensure you meet the following requirements:

  • Recent experience working with secondary age children (KS3/4), preferably within an educational setting
  • Possession of a Level 3 qualification or equivalent Flexibility coupled with effective behaviour management skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships with both students and colleagues
  • A comprehensive CV covering the last 10 years of employment, with clear explanations for any gaps
  • Compliance with Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, and Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable), in accordance with our robust safeguarding policy
  • Legal authorisation to work in the UK
  • Availability for a face-to-face registration interview

Stafflex offers:

  • PAYE payments
  • Separate holiday pay to ensure you have ample annual leave opportunities
  • Convenient access to the Stafflex Hub web app for streamlined communication of availability and access to valuable training documents
  • Guidance and support from our team of seasoned educators
  • Local and convenient assignments tailored to your preferences
  • Round-the-clock telephone assistance.

Apply now or call 01484 351010 if you would like to find out more about Stafflex and how we can support you.

Stafflex Education is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and a dedicated Education Recruitment Business and Agency. Candidates will undergo thorough compliance procedures, including enhanced DBS and reference checks, as part of our unwavering commitment to child safeguarding.