Teaching Assistant- Newport

Posted 11 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Teaching Assistant

**Location: Newport

**September Start


**3 Months of relevant experience required 

Twenty4Seven Education is looking for a compassionate and experienced teaching assistant to work in their Year 5 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 a residential area in Newport, 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 enriching and stimulating learning environment that creates the chance for each child to fulfil their full potential academically, socially, and personally. The school is an important part of the local community and works within it to create an opportunity for every child to feel safe, supported, respected, and valued. The school is run by a dedicated team of staff who provide each child with the skills needed to drive their future in this ever-changing and diverse world. They are looking for a Teacher to work within their Year 1 class who will show a passion for learning and dedication towards their pupil’s development.

The Role

This role is a full-time position starting in September. The successful candidate will be working term-time from 8:30 to 15:30 Monday to Friday. The main role will be a general teaching assistant within the year 5 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.