Teaching Assistant (PE)

Teaching Assistant (PE)

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Junior , Infant

  • Job type:

    Teaching Assistant

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Shaun Allin

  • Contact email:


  • Job reference:


  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Terms

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Step Teachers are currently recruiting for an exciting position starting in January, at a lovely Primary School in Plymouth. We are looking for an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant, who has a passion for PE. The perfect candidate will hold a Teaching Assistant qualification of at least Level 2 and will have experience in leading physical activity. This is a long-term position that is intended to go on until the end of the Academic Year.

  • It is essential that applicants hold a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification, additional supporting qualifications are appreciated but not required
  • The client is looking for a candidate with the experience they can directly apply to the role, a proven track record will make for a strong application
  • Experience leading physical activity is something the School is looking for, or a proven passion for sports and exercise. Candidates who have coached in clubs or other extra-curricular activities before will be prioritised
  • You should be passionate about providing the best possible support to pupils, and be motivated by the rewarding work that being a Teaching Assistant involves

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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