Teaching Assistant, Huntingdon

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Cambridge Regional CollegeHuntingdon

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £18,048 - £20,111 Pro rata
Contract term: Fixed Term

Full and part-time (37 hours and 22.5 hours) opportunities

 Term time only 

12 fixed-term contract  

CRC’s Supported Learning Department prides itself on its friendly, welcoming and aspirational approach to supporting young people preparing for their adult lives.  

Due to growth in student numbers, opportunities have arisen for Teaching Assistants to join our team at CRC’s Huntingdon Campus.  

You will have an important role to play, supporting the education, health and care needs of young people with moderate to severe learning difficulties.  You will be supporting young learners on a 1:1 basis or in a group setting and you may be involved in a range of lessons, including Maths, English, Horticulture, Farming, Music and Art.   

You will need to have a calm, patient and empathetic approach and be qualified in Literacy and Numeracy to Level 2 or equivalent. PTTLS and/or a teaching support qualification is desirable, but not essential.  

We have a number of full time roles available, one of which will require a male TA due to the specific needs of a learner. 

Ideally you will have an education or care background and a willingness to learn and develop further support skills.  This role is a highly rewarding, enjoyable and offers a varied opportunity to support young people across a range of learning environments.    

Cambridge Regional College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment.   

The College reserves the right to fill this vacancy ahead of the closing date if a suitable candidate is found.  

All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including satisfactory Enhanced criminal records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Cambridge Regional College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Science Park Campus, Kings Hedges Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 2QT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1223 418200