Primary School Teaching Assistant

Posted 5 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
North Cardiff
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Primary School Teaching Assistant

**Location: North Cardiff

**Full time

**ASAP Start

**Minimum of 3 months relevant experience

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working alongside this amazing and friendly Primary school located in a residential area in the north of Cardiff. They are looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working teaching assistant to work within their class as a general teaching assistant supporting the teacher and working with the children to complete learning activities.

The School

The school believes that every child should have the opportunity for excellence. They are dedicated to providing a stimulating and interesting curriculum that helps develop the pupil’s confidence and allows them to explore the world through creative methods. The school aims to prepare their pupils for each new stage of education and help them become positive and enthusiastic learners. The school works to celebrate each child’s successes and build their individual skills and characters. The school is looking for a dedicated Teaching Assistant who will work to create a friendly and joyful presence in the classroom and will support the children in the best way possible.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working in as soon as possible full-time with the possibility of this becoming permanent. They will be working Monday to Friday during term times from 8:30 to 15:30. They will be working supporting the classroom teacher and making a fun and safe learning environment for all pupils

As a Teaching Assistant you will:

  • Support the classroom teacher in preparing and teaching educational activities
  • Work in small groups leading activities set by the teacher
  • Get to know the pupils in the class and learn how to support them academically, socially, and personally
  • Discuss and put into action strategies to support the pupils with the teacher
  • Assist the pupils in accessing the curriculum

The successful candidate:

  • Will be caring, passionate, and hard-working
  • Will have an understanding of how to support pupils
  • Will have a good command of the English language
  • Will be able to implement and adapt learning activities discussed with the teacher
  • Will have a minimum of 3 months of childcare related experience 
  • Additional 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.