General Teaching Assistant

Posted 17 April 2024
Salary £100 - £105 per day
LocationSouth East London
Job type Contract
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Are you passionate about supporting young learners as they embark on their educational journey? A vibrant primary school in Southwark, South East London, is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic General Teaching Assistant to join their welcoming and friendly primary school environment.

About the school: The school is committed to providing a nurturing and inclusive educational experience for the students. With a focus on holistic development and academic excellence, they strive to create a supportive atmosphere where every child can thrive.

The Role: As a General Teaching Assistant, you'll play a vital role in assisting teachers in delivering engaging and effective lessons. From providing one-on-one support to small groups of students to helping with classroom activities and administrative tasks, your contribution will directly impact the success and well-being of the pupils.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting teachers in delivering tailored learning activities
  • Assisting students with their academic progress and social development
  • Helping to maintain a positive and inclusive classroom environment
  • Collaborating with colleagues to ensure the smooth running of daily routines
  • Providing feedback and encouragement to students to foster a love of learning


  • Previous experience working with children in an educational setting is desirable but not essential
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting young learners
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Relevant qualifications or willingness to undergo training

What We Offer:

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and training
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • The chance to make a real difference in the lives of children in our community

How to Apply: If you're excited about the prospect of joining this dedicated team, we'd love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to

Join us in shaping the future of our students and inspiring a lifelong love of learning! Apply now.

Remedy is an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. If you require any accommodations during the application process, please let us know.