Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1383536652-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Recruiter: ABC Teachers
  • Location: Birchills, Staffordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Nursery / Early Years, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Early Years Teaching Assistant

ABC Teachers are looking for Early Years Teaching Assistants for nurseries, pre-schools and reception classes in and around the Walsall rea.

The role
You will be able to have the opportunity to assist in lesson learning and occasionally lead activities to help the nursery teacher, which will also include a range of support options in large groups, intervention groups and on a 1:1 basis. This allows the chance to gain valuable new experiences in an early years setting.

To be considered for the EYFS Teaching Assistant position, you will:

  • Experience with Nursery and EYFS students which we can obtain a reference for.
  • Have a Level 3 qualification in a childcare background.
  • Be able to communicate well with younger children.
  • Have a DBS that is registered on the update service or be able to arrange one.
  • Be able to secure a minimum of 2 professional references.
  • Be a welcoming influence on the classroom and individual s learning. You will also need to give feedback to the class teacher on this learning.
  • Be able to form meaningful working relationships with both staff and students.


Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are at least 2 weeks relevant experience of being a childcare background on a voluntary or paid basis, as well as holding a level 3 qualification in childcare.

About ABC Teachers
We are a market-leading education supply agency committed to the development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high quality educators.

We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

What ABC Teachers offer
As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. (Daily rate is subject to your scale rate, experience in role and qualifications which will be discussed at the point of registration).
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Social and networking events.
  • Pension contributions.
  • CPD to help with your professional development.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply
If you are a Primary Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across ABC Teachers, please contact our Primary team on (phone number removed).

Shortlisted candidates will be required to take part in a interview, which will take place by video call.