Teaching Assistant (Primary). Job in Gloucestershire Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1320805569-2
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2024
  • Recruiter: GSL Education - Yorkshire
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant
Location: Barnsley
Salary Scale: £95 - £105 per day (full-time)
Start Date: ASAP

GSL Education is seeking inspiring and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our client schools in Barnsley.

The main duties as a Teaching Assistant will include:

  • Supporting the pupils in their education
  • Supporting and managing behaviour
  • Working with the class teacher to implement interventions
  • Supporting and delivering creative and innovative lessons
  • Using formative and summative assessment
  • Assessing phonics following the school s chosen program
  • Promoting independence with life skills
  • Providing an outstanding level of safeguarding and pastoral care


The ideal candidate will:

  • Be proactive, energetic, kind and caring
  • An enhanced DBS on the update service (or willing to go through the process with us)
  • A fully checkable work history
  • Must have a driving license.
  • Preferably should have business insurance and be committed for long term.
  • Candidate must be in good mental and physical health and also must be a resilient and reliable individual.
  • Must be able to work with vulnerable and challenging pupils in a school environment.


Please be advised that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection, and the successful applicant must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS on the update service.

If you would like to apply for the position of Teaching Assistant in Barnsley please submit your up-to-date CV via the application link and one of our dedicated consultants will reach out to you.