Teaching Assistant

Posted 1 year ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Teaching Assistant 

**Location: Cardiff

**ASAP Start

**Full time 

**3 Months of relevant experience required

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working alongside this lovely and inviting primary school located in a residential area of Cardiff. They are looking for a teaching assistant to work in their year 1 class supporting the classroom teacher and taking small groups of pupils to complete set learning activities.

The School 

The school is dedicated to providing a caring, fun, and stimulating environment where the children are encouraged to develop academically, socially, and emotionally. The school encourages the pupils to be engaged and active learners and take control of their education helping them learn in the way that suits them. The school prides itself on the close community that it has created and works to provide an educational environment that supports all pupils and families. They are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join their dedicated team of staff and provide the best support possible.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working as soon as possible they will be working Monday to Friday during term times from 8:30 to 15:30.They will be supporting the classroom teacher and working in small groups of children to complete set learning activities.


As a Teaching Assistant, you will:

Support the classroom teacher in preparing and teaching educational activities
Work in small groups leading activities set by the teacher
Get to know the pupils in the class and learn how to support them academically, socially, and personally
Discuss and put into action strategies to support the pupils with the teacher
Assist the pupils in accessing the curriculum


The successful candidate will have: 

Good numeracy and literacy skills – GCSE Maths and English
Previous experience working with children
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
3 months of relevant experience minimum
Teaching Assistant qualifications are 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


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.