School Staffing Solutions

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant

Location: SO18-Southampton

Pay rate/Salary:£70-£85 per day DOE/Salary up to £18,500

Hours: 8.20am-3.30pm Monday to Friday term time

Contract: Temp to perm (12 weeks via the agency and then onto a contract)

IMMEDIATE START subject to references and DBS check

School Staffing Solutions are looking for someone who would like to work as a Teaching Assistant in a primary school in the SO18 area of Southampton. A primary school needs a Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 in the mornings with a pupil in Year 3 and then in the afternoons to support children in a SEN unit within the school.

We are looking for someone who has previous experience working with children in either paid or voluntary capacity. You must be patient and nurturing in their approach and it would be helpful if you had an understanding of SEN.

We are interested in hearing from people with a wide range of backgrounds including but not limited to:

  • Qualified Teaching Assistants/LSA’s
  • Graduates looking for teaching experience
  • Support workers
  • Carers
  • Youth workers
  • Childminders

About you:

  • School based experience as a Teaching Assistant role is desirable or experience working with children.
  • Ability to work independently and use initiative
  • Understanding of SEN
  • Able to help provide a high quality of education in a safe and stimulating learning environment.
  • You will need to be passionate about guiding children of all abilities to reach their full potential
  • Good sense of humour
  • Able to build relationships
  • Hard working and reliable
  • Current DBS registered on the update system or willing to apply

What Next:

We need to act quickly so if you feel confident that this could be the role for you! Please get in touch today if you would like to discuss this role further or apply by sending your cv.

SEN Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

  • SEN SCHOOL
  • Location: SO16-Southampton
  • £70-£85 per day DOE/Salary up to £18,000
  • 8.20am-3.30pm Monday to Friday term time
  • Temp to perm (12 weeks via the agency and then onto a contract)
  • IMMEDIATE START subject to references and DBS check

School Staffing Solutions are looking for someone special who would like to make a difference in the lives of young people. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in school in the SO16 area of Southampton. The school supports children who have social, emotional and mental health needs. Some of whom have experienced trauma and as a result of this is can find it hard being in school and often don’t engage in their learning.

Could you be that someone special who can make a difference?

We are looking for someone who is patient and nurturing in their approach and who is also resilient and able to deal with challenging/aggressive behaviour whilst helping the children learn to regulate their feelings and emotions.

We are interested in hearing from people with a wide range of backgrounds including but not limited to:

  • Qualified Teaching Assistants/LSA’s
  • Graduates looking for teaching experience
  • Support workers
  • Carers
  • Youth workers
  • Childminders

Your role as a Teaching Assistant will be working across KS1-2 on a 1:1 basis but also with small groups ensuring that children receive a consistently high quality of education in a safe and stimulating learning environment. You will need to be passionate about guiding children of all abilities to reach their full potential and have a good level of spoken and written English and Maths.

About you:

  • School based experience as a Teaching Assistant role is desirable or experience working with children.
  • Ability to work independently and use initiative
  • Good sense of humour
  • Able to build relationships
  • Resilient and have ‘bounce back’ ability
  • Hard working and reliable
  • Current DBS registered on the update system or willing to apply

What Next:

If you are looking for a new challenge and feel confident in your ability to build rapport and positive relationships with children then this could be the role for you! Please get in touch today if you would like to discuss this role further or apply by sending your cv.