Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1160668260-2
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2023
  • Recruiter: The Educate Group
  • Location: Buckley, Clwyd
  • Salary: £65.34 to £88.00 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: Free Training
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you passionate about education and making a positive impact on young learners? Do you have experience working with primary school children and a flexible schedule? If so, we want you to join our team as a primary supply teaching assistant!

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to work with us on a temporary basis, covering absences and providing support to teachers in a variety of primary school settings. As a supply teaching assistant, you will have the opportunity to work in different schools and gain valuable experience in a variety of classroom environments.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity to work as a primary supply teaching assistant, please get in touch.

Benefits of joining the Educate Group:

  • Led by experienced educators with over 85+ years of combined education experience.
  • Provides staffing solutions to schools with a commitment to high-quality support for partner schools.
  • Offers flexible work arrangements to achieve a work-life balance.
  • Provides opportunities to build relevant classroom-based experience with reputable schools in the area.
  • Offers free regular training from a team of educators.
  • Opportunity to apply for initial teacher training with Educate ITT and link schools.
  • Potential for permanent job placement if available.

Responsibilities of a Teaching Assistant:

  1. Support the teacher in preparing classroom materials.
  2. Assist individual students and manage student behaviour.
  3. Assess progress and provide feedback.
  4. Create a positive learning environment, providing support during activities.
  5. Help with administrative tasks.
  6. Follow school policies and procedures.

Requirements of a Teaching Assistant:

  • No qualifications are required, although good standards of literacy and numeracy are needed.
  • Experience working with children or young people would be beneficial.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to manage behaviour effectively.
  • A positive attitude and a willingness to learn.
  • Flexibility and adaptability.

Registrations required to be a Teaching Assistant:

  • An Enhanced DBS on the Update Service, but if you do not have one, you can apply for a new one through Educate.
  • You must register with the EWC (Education Workforce Council) to work in Wales.


  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, as we cannot offer a work permit to any applicant or facilitate work permits for any vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.
  • We are a member of the REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation).
  • The Educate Group are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children.
  • As a matter of courtesy, the Educate Group aim to respond to all applications within 48 hours.
  • A higher rate is achievable for candidates with a proven track record of high attainment within the required job role or subject area.
  • All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

If you want to know more about the Educate Group and the current opportunities, don't hesitate to contact one of our team on (phone number removed).