Apollo Teaching Services are an education supply agency with numerous offices across south Wales. We are recruiting for experienced SEN teaching assistants to work in schools in Cardiff. We work closely with a number of schools across the County who currently have a need for both short term and long-term cover.
We offer temporary and permanent employment opportunities throughout the South Wales region for candidates who want to work in the education sector. Register now for work in Schools local to you. Short, Long term & permanent positions available and day-to-day opportunities are also available to those who need flexibility.
Excellent rates of pay and free training courses available for your continuing professional development.
Teaching Support Assistants are responsible for supporting the Teacher in a class whether that be working with small groups or one-to-one with pupils with additional learning needs. You are entrusted to help the pupils that require extra support so that their tasks are carried out to the best of the pupil’s capabilities. You must help maintain discipline in the classroom and ensure the set work is adhered to. Maintaining a good level of interaction with pupils and and an empathetic approach is vital.
Previous experience of working with children with additional learning needs is desirable although there may be opportunities for those who have previously interacted with children in perhaps a club or babysitting environment. Patient and calm demeanour. Professional conduct and ability to engage with pupils of all backgrounds and age groups.
Those with experience in working with children with unusual or challenging behaviour would be ideal for this particular vacancy.
Holders of a valid DBS check that is registered with the DBS online update service are eligible for fast-track registrations – Apollo can perform a new check for you if necessary at a cost of £52.
If you are looking for a career in education, wishing to supplement an existing income, have some spare days during the week or want to work with children then get in touch today. Please give our office a call to discuss this, or any of our other openings.
Salary: £61.32-£70.00 per day