Teaching Assistant

Posted 2 weeks ago by Twenty 4 Seven
North Cardiff
Application ends: September 5, 2022
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Job Description

Teaching Assistant

**Location: North Cardiff
**September Start
**Fulltime

Twenty4Seven Education is excited to be working alongside this incredible and inviting primary school located in a residential area in the North of Cardiff. They are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in their reception class supporting the classroom teacher and helping to create a positive and bright learning environment.

The School

The school is dedicated to providing the best possible learning environment for each individual learner. They strive to create a safe space for each child to explore through creative means building their confidence and developing their individual strengths. The school is run by a dedicated team of staff who work together to create an enriching and stimulating curriculum that develops a passion for learning and prepares their students for the wider world. They are looking for a teaching assistant who will show a passion for learning and dedication to the development of each pupil individually.

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 be working weekdays during term time from 8:30 to 15:30 supporting the classroom teacher and working with small groups of children to complete set learning activities.

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 pupils development


The successful candidate will have:

Good numeracy and literacy skills – GCSE Maths and English
Previous experience of working with young people
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

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.