Teaching Assistant

Posted 2 weeks ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application ends: February 20, 2023
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Job Description

Teaching Assistant 

**Location: Caerphilly 

**ASAP Start

**Full time 

**3 Months of relevant experience required 

Twenty4Seven Education is looking for a passionate and joyful Teaching assistant to work in this friendly and inviting primary school located in Caerphilly. They are looking for a teaching assistant to work in their Year 2 class working with pupils supporting the classroom teacher and working with pupils in small groups to complete set learning activities to help them develop academically and personally.

The School 

The school is run by a dedicated team of staff who strive to provide an outstanding learning environment where children feel safe, nurtured and cared for. They work to create a school environment where children enjoy their learning and have access to a wide range of extracurricular which encourages them to expand their knowledge and creativity. They are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in their year 2 class supporting the classroom teacher and working with pupils to encourage them to develop academically socially and personally.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working as soon as possible, working Monday to Friday during term time from 8:30 to 15:30. They will work as a general teaching assistant supporting the classroom teacher and occasionally taking small groups of pupils to complete learning activities set by the classroom teacher.

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.