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EYFS Teaching Assistant, South East London

  • Location

    Lewisham, London

  • Sector:

    Primary Education

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  • Salary:

    £70 - £80 per day

  • Contact:

    Carly Walters

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Duration:

    Long term

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Are you an EYFS teaching Assistant looking for a full time role in South East London.

Remedy Education are looking for creative, personable, patient EYFS teaching assistant, who can also work in Reception, who will be able to start ASAP for a long term full time role. This is an brilliant opportunity for an experienced EYFS teaching assistant who has worked in a primary school or nursery setting before.

The role:

The role will include supporting a class or 30 EYFS children in the mornings and managing small groups of Reception children for outdoor play in the afternoons. So each afternoon will be spent outdoors. Under the guidance of the class teacher you will be writing observations, tracking progress and recording children's work.
The school is looking for someone who also feels confident supporting and guiding the class teacher on outdoor play/outdoor activities. Someone with a Sports background would also be suitable for this role.

You must be someone who encourages learning and development, through play and teaching whilst creating a secure environment, using imagination to help children to learn.

The ideal EYFS teaching assistant will have some relevant experience with special needs and will be enthusiastic, have effective communication skill, initiative to ensure that children are understood, motivated, and in turn progress positively in their learning.

The School:

The primary school is based in South East London is graded good in their most recent Ofsted inspection. There is an excellent early years foundation stage and the setting is well resourced with a bright and open environment. They offer excellent weekly CPD training as well as permanent opportunities further down the line.

Essential requirements

  • This role requires an experienced EYFS teaching assistants
  • Ideally you will have a Level 2 or 3 qualification (or equivalent) in early Years childcare
  • You must have experience supporting children with special needs
  • Good knowledge and confidence with the EYFS curriculum
  • Phonics experience and training is bonus!

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a EYFS TA. Or for more information about the role, contact Carly Walters at Remedy Education.