Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1312768080-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Vetro Recruitment
  • Location: Mountain Ash, Mid Glamorgan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Nursery / Early Years, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Vetro Education is seeking to recruit experienced and dedicated Teaching Assistants to work across Primary schools in Mountain Ash. The schools support learners in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 and as a result, Vetro Education are looking for Teaching Assistants in or around Mountain Ash who are experienced in these roles

As a Welsh Government framework staffing provider, Vetro Education will allow you to work in Primary, Secondary and SEN schools as well as numerous privately run education provisions across Wales.


  • Title: Teaching Assistant
  • Pay: 83.50 per day minimum
  • Location: Mountain Ash
  • Hours: Ad Hoc, Short Term and Long Term - Monday to Friday 830am - 330pm

Benefits for a Vetro Teaching Assistant

  • Weekly pay, and no payroll charges
  • Support from an approved Welsh Government Framework Supplier for Wales
  • Flexible working hours to suit your needs
  • Variety of work in Primary, Secondary, SEN, Nursery and FE sectors
  • Vetro Mobile Booking App for communicating shift availability
  • Support from an education-led consultant
  • Free training
  • Agency worker of the month competition
  • Entry into our Golden Ticket draw to win 500 every quarter
  • 24-hour registration - register from the comfort of your own home
  • Holiday pay- paid weekly or accumulated in a holiday pot
  • Vetro contributed pension

The role: What you'll be doing as a Teaching Assistant

  • Supporting and supervising educational games, sports and craft activities
  • Helping children with their reading
  • Preparing the classroom for a lesson
  • Working with pupils in small groups/ and or working 1:1 with children with additional needs
  • Support the class teacher in the delivery of the lessons
  • Assist pupils at break time with their lunch
  • Engage pupils in the classroom and out of classroom activities
  • Work in accordance to the schools behaviour management policies

The candidate: What you'll need to be successful as a Teaching Assistant

  • At least 3 months experience of working with children in schools, nurseries or childcare settings - experience within an SEN setting would be beneficial
  • Registration with the EWC (the Education Workforce Council) - we can help you with this
  • References covering the last two years (no gaps)
  • Hold a current Enhanced DBS on the update service or be willing to obtain one
  • The right to work in the UK

Interested? If you think you're right for this Teaching Assistant role, then click the 'apply' button below

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.