General Teaching Assistant

Posted 26 March 2024
Salary £14 - £15 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

KS2 General Teaching Assistant

Lewisham, South East London

April 2024 start

8.30am until 3.30pm and extra after school club hours until 6pm, term time only

£14 - £15 per hour

Remedy Education are currently supporting a lovely Primary School based in Lewisham who are recruiting for a KS2 Teaching Assistant to support a class of 30. This would suit a graduate or experienced Teaching Assistant. They are seeking a strong, confident, and engaging graduate who is passionate about education. You will be taken on as a teaching assistant- supporting pupils in the classroom, carefully guiding and helping them to make good progress in key areas. Being flexible and willing to take on all challenges is a must, as you will be supporting key stage 2 pupils in small groups, or on a one-to-one level. This is a strong and supportive school that is passionate about developing young teaching talent. You will be supported, guided and given a fantastic opportunity to work with pupils who are genuinely excited about learning and making excellent progress.


  • Based in Lewisham
  • Two form entry school
  • This School is very much about community, they are an Ofsted rated Outstanding

Main Duties

  • Be responsible for assisting with a group of children, ensuring their personal and development needs are met.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures at all times
  • Work with the KS2 lead
  • The ability to interact with children to impact on their teaching and learning.
  • Attend INSET and Full staff meetings when required.
  • Undertake any other professional duties that may be reasonably assigned


  • GCSE English & Mathematics or equivalent at grade A-C
  • Experience working with young children and/or Aspiring Teacher
  • Excellent communication skills to deal with both colleagues and parents
  • A passion for supporting children in education, be energetic, enthusiastic and motivated

Next Steps

Please contact Carly Walters at Remedy Education for more information.