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Primary Teaching Assistant

  • Location

    South East London, London

  • Sector:

    Primary Education

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  • Salary:

    £70 - £80 per day

  • Contact:

    Carly Walters

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    Long term

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Primary Teaching Assistant

Location: South East London

Start date: ASAP and September 2022 start

Salary: £70-£80 per day / £350-£400 per week

Hours: 8:30am - 3:30pm

Year Group: Year 1 and Year 2

Job Specification:

We are looking for a qualified teaching assistant and experienced Primary Teaching Assistants to work in Primary schools across South East London.

You will be responsible for:

  • Assist the class teacher in preparing lesson materials and equipment
  • Provide insight into the progression of the pupils
  • Helping the pupils remain focused in class
  • Helping the teacher to manage pupil behaviour
  • Help to get the classroom ready for when the pupils arrive and clearing away afterwards

The ideal candidate is somebody who is eager to make a difference in a child's academic progression and in turn, in their personal progression. The successful candidate will be somebody who is also:

  • Creative
  • Adaptable
  • Able to communicate effectively
  • A qualified teaching assistant
  • Experienced at working with children in key stage 1

Teaching Assistant Summary

The school is looking for a teaching assistant who is confident in their ability to engage with and inspire pupils to achieve their best. Candidates must be a qualified Teaching Assistant with excellent classroom practices and a love of teaching.

If you are a teaching assistant and believe you are a good match or know any primary teaching assistants who you think would be great for this school, please apply today or search Empowering Learning for more information about us.

Applications from experienced teaching assistants and newly qualified teaching assistant are welcome.