Trainee Teaching Assistants

Posted 07 November 2023
Salary £70.5 - £85.00 per day
LocationNorth London
Job type Teaching Assistant
Discipline NurseryJunior
Contact NameAlice Roberts

Job description

Have you always wanted to work in schools and make a difference in a young person's life?

Do you want a pathway into education?

If the answer is yes, then keep reading... Step Teachers are a teaching supply agency based in Whetstone, Barnet. We have expanded our service across North/East London and Hertfordshire. We are on the lookout for passionate, articulate and driven Teaching Assistants who are looking to kick-start their career.

Initially, you will start off doing daily supply work in mainstream primary schools/private nurseries. This is a great way to experience different year groups, and schools and daily supply can quickly turn into a long-term booking!


  • Supporting students learning and development in a classroom environment
  • Keeping the classroom tidy and setting up resources
  • Being able to identify any students who need additional help and being able to report back to the Class Teacher
  • Willingness to comply with the schools’ policies and implement them effectively 


  • 2 years' worth of solid referencing is essential
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Passionate about education and going to school every day with an open mind!

Why Step Teachers?

With over 20 years in supplying educational professionals across North London, Hertfordshire, East Anglia and Plymouth, we have and continue to build long-standing; exclusive relationships with many schools and academy trusts across these regions. We have a resolute team that will support and nurture your career at Step Teachers.  

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and are proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, 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.  

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. High street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional wellbeing services as standard with our pay portal.  

Recommend a friend and you each receive a £100 amazon voucher and enter into a draw to win a £1000 holiday!– If you know anyone who is looking for temporary, permanent or supply work then get in touch with us today!