Teaching Assistant [Scotland]
Shifts: 40 hours p/w.
Locations: Skypoint School (G81)
Job Type: Fixed-term until Feb 2022 to cover Mat Leave.
Salary Scale £18,532 per annum
Spark of Genius Children’s Service is part of the CareTech Family. Established in 1993, CareTech is a leading nationwide social care provider delivering a package of high quality, individually tailored care and support solutions to children, young people, and adults across the UK.
We are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to join our team at Spark of Genius.
Spark of Genius are a leading provider of education and residential care throughout the UK offering individualised pathways to empower and enable children and young people. We have several small residential homes, which runs 365 days a year, for children, and young people
The homes and schools cater for vulnerable and in some instances challenging children and young people. Our homes and schools provide a therapeutic environment to support children and young people who have a variety of needs.
The successful candidate will be highly experienced and able with respect to engage with and support vulnerable and challenging children within this age bracket. The appointee will be relentless in supporting our students to achieve a high standard of attainment throughout their time with the school, and in preparing the students for their next steps. Our Teaching Assistants must be flexible, innovative and responsive, able to work effectively with our teachers to identify every opportunity to help our children and young people develop their skills and confidence, both academically and personally.
If this describes you, and you feel that you can make a difference to young people and their education, we would love to hear from you.
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