Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1312362030-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Islington, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Are you enthusiastic about education and seeking an opportunity to impact the lives of young learners? We are thrilled to announce a rewarding opportunity for a Teaching Assistant at a mainstream secondary school in Islington. This full-time, long-term position is available in September and will be for the full academic year.

Role Overview: As a Teaching Assistant, you will assume a crucial role in supporting the teaching and learning process within the school. Your responsibilities will encompass aiding the class teacher, delivering one-on-one assistance to students, and fostering a constructive and inclusive learning atmosphere.


  • Prior experience working with children in a formal or informal capacity is a prerequisite.
  • A valid and up-to-date DBS certificate registered on the update service is required.
  • A sincere passion for education and a determination to have a positive influence on students' lives.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The capability to collaborate effectively as part of a team, assisting the class teacher and cooperating with other staff members.
  • Strong behaviour management skills would be highly desirable for the role.


  • Provide one-on-one or small-group assistance to students, supporting them with their learning tasks.
  • Assist the class teacher in delivering lessons and managing classroom conduct.
  • Contribute to the development of a stimulating and inclusive learning environment.
  • Aid in the preparation of teaching materials and resources.
  • Provide feedback and report on student progress to the class teacher.
  • Support students with extra needs or learning challenges, customizing activities to cater to their specific needs.
  • Cultivate positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.

Remuneration: The remuneration for this position ranges from 85.00 to 100.00 per day, depending on experience and qualifications.

Why choose this role?

  • Obtain invaluable experience working in a mainstream secondary school, contributing to the education and growth of young learners.
  • Opportunity to work as a member of a supportive and cooperative team of educators.
  • Perfect for graduates interested in pursuing a career in education, offering a solid foundation and hands-on experience.
  • A great opportunity for an experienced Teaching Assistant to join a school which will foster your growth and development and offer opportunities for progression.
  • Refine your skills in communication, organization, and classroom management.

If you are passionate, committed, and genuinely dedicated to education, we would be delighted to receive your application. Don't let this opportunity slip away to become a Teaching Assistant at our mainstream secondary school in Islington, where you can truly make a difference. Apply now!

Should you have any questions about the role, contact Cian Kelly at (url removed) or call (phone number removed), option 2.