Primary Teaching Assistant

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

Job Description

Primary Teaching Assistant 

**Location: Newport 


**ASAP Start

**3 Months of relevant experience essential 

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working alongside this inviting and friendly primary school located in Newport. They are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic teaching assistant to work within their Year 4 class as a general teaching assistant supporting the classroom and providing a safe and happy learning environment.

The School 

The school is dedicated to making a happy and welcoming environment and community where Students are able to develop and reach their full potential. The school is run by a team of staff dedicated to providing a stimulating and enjoyable learning experience for all of their pupils, dedicating their time and effort to creating activities that help them develop academically, socially, and emotionally. They are looking for a Teaching Assistant who will be dedicated to supporting pupils in the year 4 class and creating an enjoyable learning environment.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working as soon as possible and will work Monday to Friday during term time from 8:30 to 15:30. They will work within the year 4 class supporting the classroom teacher and working with small groups of pupils completing set learning activities.

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


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 3 months of experience working with children
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.