Primary Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1280489420-2
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: GSL Education - Newcastle
  • Location: North
  • Salary: £80.00 to £100 Per Day
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Primary Teaching Assistant
Location: North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Salary: £80 to £100 per day
Start Date: Immediate
Contract Type: Full-Time/Part-Time

GSL Education are excited to offer an incredible opportunity for dedicated Primary Teaching Assistants to join vibrant primary schools in North Shields, Tyne and Wear. This role is perfect for individuals who are passionate about making a difference in children's lives and contributing positively to their educational journey.

About the Role:

  • Supporting the delivery of classroom activities under the direction of a class teacher.
  • Assisting individual students and small groups to enhance their learning and understanding.
  • Providing emotional and behavioural support to children, promoting a positive learning environment.
  • Contributing to the planning and preparation of learning activities and the creation of educational resources.
  • Engaging with parents and guardians regarding the progress and welfare of students.

We Offer:

  • A supportive and inclusive school community.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • A rewarding role that makes a real difference in the lives of young learners.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience in a primary school setting or relevant educational qualifications (e.g., NVQ Level 2/3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or equivalent).
  • A strong commitment to child development and learning.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexibility and creativity in supporting teaching and learning.
  • A positive and proactive approach to managing challenges.

Please be advised that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection, and that the successful applicant must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS on the update service.

For more details about this inspiring role and the positive impact you can make on the educational journey of students in North Shields, please do not hesitate to contact consultant Sarah Elliott at (url removed).