Experienced Teaching Assistant – Cardiff

Posted 1 year ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Experienced Teaching Assistant 

**Location: Cardiff

**ASAP Start 


**Minimum of 1-year experience working in education 

**Level 3 Childcare or equivalent desirable 


Twenty4Seven Education is delighted to be working alongside this joyful and modern primary school located in a residential area of Cardiff. They are looking for an experienced and hard-working teaching assistant to work within their team of staff working to support the classroom teacher and work with the children to help them develop and grow in the best way possible.

The School 

The school provides a rich and varied curriculum and is committed to creating a safe and enjoyable learning environment where every child is able to access and enjoy learning activities. The school is run by a dedicated and positive team of staff who work together to create a welcoming learning environment that allows the children to take pride in their learning. The school encourages their pupils to get involved in extra curriculum activities to develop socially and personally. They are looking for a teaching assistant who will bring a passion for learning and will be a positive and supportive role model for the children.

The Role

The successful candidate will work on weekdays during term times from 8:30-15:30. The main roles will be working as a general teaching assistant within the classroom assisting the teacher as well as taking small groups of children to complete set learning activities leading interventions and tracking the children’s progress.

As a Teaching Assistant, you will: 

Supervise and provide support for the pupils within the classroom
Assist the development of individuals in both an academic and personal capacity
Get to know the pupils and develop methods for supporting them within the classroom
Provide feedback to pupils to assist their development under the guidance of the teacher
Assist the classroom teacher with planning and deliverance of learning activities
Discuss and put into action strategies to support pupils with the teacher
Promote good pupil behaviour and deal with conflict promptly and properly


The successful candidate:

Will be kind, passionate, and approachable
Will have experience working within an educational setting
Will have a good command of the English language
Will have an understanding of Mathematics
Will be able to plan, prepare and deliver learning activities set by the teacher
Will have a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience
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


Twenty4Seven 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.