Do you have amazing ideas for enhancing the curriculum? Are you an engaging and exciting Cover Supervisor? Can you instil a sense of pride pupils for their work? Do you hold high expectations for all within your classroom?We are currently looking for a motivated, calm and caring teaching assistant for our schools in Colchester. The role will involve providing classroom cover for a range of classes.If this sounds like you and you are local, or willing to travel from the surrounding area, then apply today!Benefits:* Dedicated consultant with an enthusiastic and encouraging approach* Free parking and excellent public transport links* Competitive rates of pay* A 'refer a friend' scheme - chance to earn £300* CPD opportunityResponsibilities:* Help the teacher with preparation and planning of activities and lessons* Delivering high quality lessons from a prepared lesson plan* Promoting high levels of behaviour and following the schools behavioural policy* Ensuring the classroom is a safe learning environment for the children* Provide professional, approachable and helpful assistance to the teacher* Guide children with different learning styles to ensure each individual is getting the full benefit from the lesson* Reporting any issues, in line with school policy and procedure* Communicating effectively with children, staff, parents and carers where necessaryRequirements:* A minimum of CACHE Level 2/3 or equivalent* Experience working in a Secondary or Primary School environment* Be committed to working in a team* Possess the motivation to achieve and add value to the school* Support children with different ability levels, including SEN* DBS check (or the ability to undertake one)If you feel this role is for you, apply online today! If you have any questions, please call Rachel on 0345 034 0061 or email at email@example.com.You will need to satisfy referencing and eligibility to work criteria as well as evidencing a DBS on the update service (we can support you with this).