Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1384562490-2
  • Date Posted: 11 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Career Teachers
  • Location: City, Leeds
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for an exciting opportunity in Leeds? We are recruiting on behalf of a secondary school in Leeds that requires a dedicated Teaching Assistant due to an unexpected resignation. This role offers a chance to showcase your skills and potentially secure a permanent position, depending on performance and the needs of the school. It starts in September 2024 on a full time basis.

Key Responsibilities:

- Support classroom teachers in delivering high-quality education

- Assist students with learning activities and ensuring their engagement

- Provide one-on-one support to students who need additional help

- Supervise students during break times and extracurricular activities

- Help maintain a safe and positive learning environment

- Support students with special educational needs (SEN) as required


- Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant in both primary and secondary schools

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Ability to manage classroom behavior effectively

- Passion for education and helping students succeed

- Flexibility and adaptability to work in various educational settings

Why Join Us?

- Competitive daily pay rate of 85 - 90

- Opportunity to work in a supportive and dynamic school environment

- Chance to demonstrate your skills for potential permanent placement

- Immediate start in September

If you are an enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant looking to make a difference, we want to hear from you! Apply now to join our team and support the education of students in Leeds.

Career Teachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Boost your career with this fantastic opportunity to become a Secondary Teaching Assistant in Leeds. Apply today and take the next step in your educational career!


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.