Year 6 Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1379943526-2
  • Date Posted: 4 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: Penwortham, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

A 'Good' Primary school in Preston, Lancashire are looking for an experienced Year 6 Teaching Assistant to join their team in the new academic year - September 2024.

  • Teaching Assistant
  • September 2024
  • Preston Lancashire
  • General class Teaching Assistant
  • Intervention groups
  • Primary
  • 76.50- 85.50 per day
  • 14,917 - 16,672 annual salary
  • Full time position
  • September 2024 start
  • Year 6
  • Key Stage 2

Role Information:

A 'Good' school in Preston are seeking a dedicated member of staff to join their team. They are seeking someone with experience and a passion for working within education. This is a post where the school are looking for someone that can commit to this role and with an opportunity of going onto contract with the school.

You will be required to work alongside the classroom teacher, who is keen to involve the support staff in all her lesson plans to ensure the pupils are getting the desired support they need. The class has a mixture of abilities and some children pose some behavioural difficulties, but the school and teacher have systems in place to ensure child safety is always the priority.

This role will vary in regards to working with a multitude of pupils within the Year 6 class, some of which are SEN pupils. This will not be a one-to-one role but does require someone who has experience working with differing needs and abilities.

With this being a Year 6 TA role, you will be required to work with small groups covering the core subjects (Maths, English and Science). You will need a good base knowledge of the curriculum and feel comfortable and confident leading small teaching groups.

If this position is of interest, please respond to this advert with your most recent CV.


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'