Teaching Assistant

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

Job Description

Teaching Assistant


**Location: Caerphilly

**ASAP Start


**3 Months of relevant experience required

Twenty4Seven Education is looking for a compassionate and experienced teaching assistant to work in their year KS1 classes supporting the classroom teachers and working with small groups of pupils completing set learning activities. The school is a lovely primary school located in Caerphilly, they are dedicated to providing the best learning environment for all their pupils and are looking for a teaching assistant who is dedicated to achieving this.

The School

The school is dedicated to providing an enjoyable and stimulating learning environment to encourage academic and personal development within their pupils. The successful candidate will be working among a team of dedicated staff to continue the enthusiastic style of teaching the school prides itself on.

The Role

This role is a full-time position starting asap. The successful candidate will be working term-time from 8:30 to 15:30 on weekdays. The main role will be a general teaching assistant within the KS1 classrooms as well as working in small groups of pupils working through 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 patient, enthusiastic, and approachable
  • Will have experience working within an educational setting
  • Will have a good command of the English language
  • Will be able to plan and perform learning activities
  • 3 Months of relevant childcare 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.