Position: Nursery Nurses and Teaching Assistants Required
Role: Primary Teaching Assistant (Early Years, KS1 & KS2)
Duration: Monday to Friday 8:30 to 4:00pm starting ASAP, long term and short term positions available. Part – time contracts, working towards permanent contract offer opportunities.
Pay: £10.77 – £12.99 Per Hour (paid on a weekly basis – negotiable dependant on experience and references)
We are looking for a passionate and experienced Teaching Assistant to work within the Brighton area, we currently have multiple roles available with increased demand for teaching assistants in the area. We have an array of short term bookings, perfect for those in need of flexibility but also short term bookings that have the potential to become longer term, should the right TA be found.
The successful teaching assistant will work alongside the classroom teacher, helping pupils learn the relevant curriculum. Providing a warm and energetic working environment for the pupils, the ideal teaching assistant will work alongside the class teachers to ensure effective delivery of the school curriculum and ensure the learning possibilities are open to all children. You will be focusing on the students social and emotional development, whilst keeping them engaged on task. Building relationships with other staff to assist with the general running of a typical school day.
As a teaching assistant you will be willing to work with complex needs and challenging behaviour. If you have other childcare experiences outside of a classroom, then we would still love to hear from you. There are people who may want to take that first step into a career in education but feel they are not suitable, we want to help you realise your potential. Please do get in touch if you feel this could be describing you and you come from a background in fostering, behaviour mentoring, nursery nursing, running a youth club / sports team, healthcare, etc.
The ideal candidate will be…
Positive and enthusiastic
Flexible, resilient and willing to embrace new surroundings and situations
Confident working with students in small groups and on a 1:1 basis
Experienced in assisting teaching any age groups, ideally in EYFS/KS1/KS2
A Good communication with students and staff
If you are a teaching assistant with the relevant skills or experience and this sounds like the right role for you then please get in contact.
Mental health awareness training,
Special Needs experience,
Team Teach or positive handling training,
Full UK driving license or willingness to travel,
First Aid Training,
Experience of teaching other years.
To apply send your updated CV and contact details to Chloe at (url removed)
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.