Teaching Assistant - EYFS-KS2

  • Job Reference: 1312337324-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Pontem Recruitment
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Teaching Assistant - EYFS-KS2

Are you passionate about supporting children's growth in a lively primary school setting? Do you thrive on making a meaningful impact every day? If this sounds like you, Pontem Education & Training has an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Teaching Assistant! Our partner school are looking for someone on a part time basis to join their growing team.

Our partner school, located in the heart of Leicester, is a welcoming and inclusive community focused on providing outstanding education to all students. They foster a nurturing environment where every child is encouraged to Client, learn, and thrive.

Role Overview
As a Teaching Assistant, you'll collaborate with teachers and staff to enhance the learning and well-being of students. From supporting classroom activities to offering one-on-one assistance to students with additional needs, this role is diverse and fulfilling.

Key Responsibilities as a Teaching Assistant:
  • Help teachers prepare and deliver engaging lessons, offering support to individuals or small groups as needed.
  • Assist students with special educational needs (SEN) by implementing their Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and promoting their participation in classroom activities.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment by encouraging good behaviour, participation, and positive relationships among students.
  • Aid in organizing educational resources, materials, and displays to maximize learning opportunities.
  • Provide pastoral support to students by offering a listening ear, encouragement, and guidance when needed.

  • Experience working with children, ideally in an educational setting (training available for the right candidate).
  • A nurturing approach and genuine passion for supporting children's learning and development.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills for building positive relationships with children, parents, and colleagues.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to take on varied tasks in support of the school's needs.
  • Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

What's on Offer:
  • A supportive, collaborative school community where your contributions are appreciated.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.
  • Weekly pay of up to 435.
  • A fulfilling role that allows you to make a real difference in children's lives every day.

How to apply?
For more information on this role please contact us at our Birmingham office on (phone number removed) or email me at .

We will aim to respond back to all successful applications within 5 days. If you do not hear back from us within 5 days, your application has been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV and details on file to consider you for more relevant opportunities in the future.

Pontem Recruitment is a leading specialist recruitment agency who aim to bridge the skills gap between candidates and employers within the Education & Training sectors.

Pontem Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.