Teaching Assistant

Posted 2 weeks ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Cardiff
Application ends: August 22, 2022
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Job Description

Teaching Assistant

**Location: Cardiff
**September Start till the end of the academic year
**Full-time, Fixed term

Twenty4Seven Education is looking for a passionate and hard-working teaching assistant to work within this lovely primary school located in a residential area in Cardiff. The school is looking for a teaching assistant to work within their year 1 class supporting the classroom teacher and working in small groups to complete learning activities set by the classroom teacher.

The School

The school is dedicated to providing a happy and caring environment where all children can feel safe exploring the world and learning through stimulating and creative activities. The school is run by an amazing team of staff who provide an amazing learning environment where they work to create a stimulating and enriching curriculum that encourages all learners to grow and develop academically socially and emotionally. They are looking for a general teaching assistant who will bring a passion for learning and a positive presence to the classroom.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working in September and will continue until the end of the academic year with the possibility of this becoming permanent. They will work term time on weekdays from 8:30 to 15:30.

As a Teaching Assistant, you will:

Assist pupils in accessing the curriculum
Assist the pupils in developing academically, socially, and personally
Lead learning activities within small groups
Work one-to-one with pupils to support their learning development
Support the classroom teacher in class management
Plan, prepare, and deliver learning activities with the classroom teacher
Discuss with the pupils and teacher how best to support the pupil’s development


The successful candidate:

Will have good numeracy and literacy skills – GCSE Maths and English
Will have previous experience working within an educational setting
Will have a basic understanding of child development and learning
Ability to use basic technology
Ability to relate well to children and adults and respond appropriately
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Relevant qualifications are 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.