Teaching Assistant

Posted 2 years ago by Twenty 4 Seven
North Cardiff
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Teaching Assistant

**September Start

**Location: North Cardiff

**3 Months experience minimum

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working alongside this inviting and modern primary school located in the north of Cardiff. They are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic teaching assistant to work within their year 4 class supporting the classroom teacher and creating a positive learning environment.

The School

The school is a bustling primary school that is part of a tight-knit community in the north of Cardiff and strives to be a school that its community is proud of. The school is dedicated to creating a stimulating and immersive learning environment for their pupils and works to help each individual develop academically and socially. They encourage their pupils to learn through exploration building their pupil’s confidence and making them more inquisitive. They are looking for someone who will continue this passion for education and support the pupils in everything they do.

The Role

The successful candidate will be given a fixed-term contract starting in September and continuing through to the end of the academic year, with the possibility of this becoming permanent. They will be working term-time from 8:30 to 15:30 on weekdays.

As a Teaching Assistant you will:

Assist the pupils in accessing the curriculum
Assist the pupils in making progress academically, socially, and personally
Get to know the pupil and learn how to support them further in the best way possible
Ensure the pupil’s safety and supervise and assist their access to learning activities
Support the classroom teacher and work with small groups of pupils
Work in small groups and 1:1 with pupils completing set learning activities with pupils
Plan, prepare, and deliver learning activities alongside the classroom teacher

The successful candidate:

Will be enthusiastic, approachable, and passionate
Will have experience working within an educational setting
Will have a good command of the English language
Will have a minimum of 3 months of experience working within an educational setting
Will be able to implement and adapt learning activities
Teaching assistant qualifications are also desirable but not essential

The Benefits of working with Twenty4Seven Education:

Opportunities to work in a variety of local Schools & Colleges which enables you to establish where you work best
Twenty-4-Seven support from your designated consultant
Potential long-term roles
Competitive pay rates
Recommend-a-friend Scheme

Twenty 4 Seven Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and will be required to obtain an Education Workforce Council (EWC) check. Full assistance will be provided.