Early Years Teaching Assistant

Posted 10 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Early Years Teaching Assistant

**Location: Cardiff

**September Start


**3 Months of relevant experience required


Twenty4Seven Education is delighted to be working alongside this incredible primary school located in Cardiff. They are looking for a kind and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work in their early years class supporting the classroom teacher and helping to create an enjoyable and enriching learning environment. They are looking for a teaching assistant who will create a safe and comforting presence in the classroom.


The School

The school prides itself on the enriching and stimulating learning environment that is provided to all pupils. The school works alongside both the community and the students to create a curriculum that they can all take pride in focusing on creating an invigorating and interesting learning experience for its pupils and allowing the students room to grow and explore the world through a variety of educational activities. The school is run by a dedicated team of staff who dedicate themselves to always improving and growing their teaching abilities and are looking for a teaching assistant who will bring this passion and dedication to learning.


The Role

The successful candidate will begin working in September working on weekdays from 8:30 to 15:30 during term times. They will be working within the early year classes supporting the classroom teacher and helping to create a supportive and engaging classroom environment.


As a Teaching Assistant you will:

Support the classroom teacher
Assist in the preparation and delivery of learning activities
Take small groups of pupils and complete set learning activities
Supervise during individual learning
Supervise during lunch and outdoor play
Discuss with teachers and pupils how best to support their learning


The Successful Candidate

Will be positive, supportive, and dedicated to learning
Will be able to assist in planning and preparation for the school day
Will be confident in helping and supporting the classroom teacher in all aspects of the role
Will have an understanding of educational teaching in subjects such as maths and English
Will have a good command of the English language
Will have a minimum of 3 months of experience working with children or in an educational setting
Teaching assistant 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.