PRU Teaching Assistant

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary £105 - £110 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Special Education Needs
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of young learners? Do you thrive in dynamic educational environments where every day brings new challenges and opportunities for growth? If so, we have an exciting opportunity waiting for you!

We are seeking a dedicated PRU (Pupil Referral Unit) Teaching Assistant to join our vibrant, small Pupil Referral Unit based in Greenwich. This is your chance to step into a meaningful role where you'll work closely with students who require additional support to achieve their full potential.

About the Role:

As a PRU Teaching Assistant, you'll play a crucial role in providing individualised support to students within the Pupil Referral Unit. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the classroom teacher in implementing tailored learning plans for students.
  • Providing one-on-one support to students with diverse learning needs, including behavioral, emotional, and social challenges.
  • Creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where every student feels valued and supported.
  • Collaborating with the teaching team to develop strategies for promoting positive behavior and academic progress.
  • Monitoring student progress and providing feedback to teachers and parents/guardians as needed.
  • Supporting students during transitions and helping them develop essential life skills.


  • Previous experience working with students in a PRU or similar setting is preferred but not essential.
  • A passion for working with young people and making a positive impact on their lives.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of students and the school environment.


  • Immediate start available!
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • A supportive team environment where your contributions are valued and recognised.
  • The chance to make a real difference in the lives of students who need it most.

Location: Greenwich

If you're ready to embark on a rewarding journey in education and make a difference in the lives of young learners, apply now to join our team as a PRU Teaching Assistant! Immediate start available. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity! Apply today and be part of something truly special.