1:1 Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1312374290-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Accelerate Teaching
  • Location: City, Leeds
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Join This Fantastic Team as a 1:1 Teaching Assistant in Leeds!

This fantastic primary school in Leeds is looking for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant for a child in Reception with ADHD and Autism. This fulfilling role commences asap and runs until July 2024 and into September. Relevant experience as a teaching assistant and a genuine passion for supporting children with additional needs is essential. Candidates would need to have strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively as part of a team showing patience, empathy, and resilience when faced with challenges.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Providing tailored support to the child, ensuring they have the best possible educational experience.
  • Creating a safe and nurturing environment that fosters the child's social and academic growth.
  • Collaborating with the school's SENCO and teaching staff to develop and implement Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and behavior management strategies.
  • Offering one-to-one assistance in various subjects and helping the child overcome challenges associated with ADHD and Autism.
  • Monitoring and recording the child's progress and liaising with parents and carers to keep them informed of developments.

The school is committed to providing an inclusive and supportive learning environment for all students. Their mission is to nurture the potential in every child, fostering a sense of belonging, and helping them thrive academically and socially. Located in the vibrant city of Leeds, this primary school boasts a dynamic and welcoming atmosphere where students are encouraged to explore, learn, and grow.


  • Competitive daily pay rate ranging from 90 to 130.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
  • A supportive and collaborative school community.
  • The chance to make a significant impact on a child's educational journey.
  • A fulfilling and rewarding experience in a highly regarded educational setting.

Benefits of working for Accelerate Teaching:

  • We will always seek to get you the highest rate of pay and will provide you with the best possible advice
  • We will offer our people free access to over 2,500 CPD courses, webinars and resources via the incredible National College
  • We will tailor the working week to you - daily supply, long-term contracts and permanent positions all available, all local to you
  • We pride ourselves on our exceptional service to our candidates and are proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

Please send your CV to Bridget at (url removed)