Primary Teaching Assistant

Primary Teaching Assistant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Nursery , Junior , Infant

  • Job type:

    Teaching Assistant

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Shaun Allin

  • Contact email:


  • Job reference:


  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting for a Primary Teaching Assistant on behalf of one of our favourite Plymouth schools. The position in question is for long-term work to start in January and finish at the end of the 20/21 Academic Year.  The role will involve working as a Teaching Assistant on a 1-to-1 and group basis. This is a great opportunity for someone who loves the rewarding work as a TA but would really enjoy a more dynamic position.

  • It is expected that the successful candidate will not only have a relevant Secondary experience, but also a Teaching Assistant qualification
  • The successful candidate will be able to differentiate to students of varying abilities effectively, making sure that all pupils feel valued and included
  • As a Teaching Assistant you should be able to help control a classroom effectively, and be confident in your ability to manage behaviour
  • The successful Teaching Assistant will be engaging, enthusiastic, and motivating to their pupils.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service.  This is a new framework for schools to use, ensuring they have access to reputable agencies who meet certain safeguarding and recruitment guidelines.  The DfE are heavily marketing this service across schools and we would strongly suggest making sure you are registered with a CCS approved agency moving forwards.  Registering with Step Teachers ensures you are working for a trusted partner of the DfE.

Candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer and eligibility to work in the UK. Step Teachers are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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