Teaching & Play Assistant

Location
Southampton
Salary
£14,657 per annum
Posted
20 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Ref
Polygon School
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Part Time

Teaching and Play Assistant wanted as soon as possible

Responsibilities

  • keep your head in difficult situations?
  • run around a football pitch with 30 boys and young men for half an hour and then switch to listening to someone read a moment later?
  • empathise with chronic social difficulties, and yet keep firm professional boundaries?
  • motivate teenage boys to participate in fitness training with you every morning and then assist in their lessons?
  • organise and take a group of boys on an adventure camping experience having cycled to your destination?

About You

  • We need considerate, enthusiastic individuals to join our excellent staff team, working with 55 young men aged between 11-16 years of age with social, emotional and mental health difficulties at The Polygon School. 
  • We are looking for people who have a variety of interests and varied work experience.
  • You will be part of a stable and successful staff team, who have high expectations for every pupil and are committed to ensuring the best outcomes for our pupils.

The post will be for 32.5 hours per week, term time only