Randstad Education is looking for a Teaching Assistant to support in the Blackburn and Darwen Primary Schools in KS1/2. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Teaching Assistant who is looking to support Years 3,4,5 and 6 with our very busy day-to-day supply team. We currently have a wide and varied range of positions available across Blackburn and Darwen. These include, day to day supply, long and short term positions aswell as fixed contracts. Randstad Education is the UK market leader. We have been helping teachers and support staff to find temporary and permanent education jobs for twenty years. Working with over 2,500 schools each week we can find the right match for your skills.The Job:We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who ideally posses the following:- be a trained Teaching Assistant to Level 2 or Level 3- the ability to treat the assignment as if it were a permanent role, injecting a sense of purpose into the classroom and helping the school and pupils to the best of their ability- will use own initiative and be highly motivated- experience with KS1/2 children, early years to year 6- can develop professional relationships with pupils and staff- have high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour and an understanding of how all children learn best- approach curriculum development creativelyWe are proud to support schools located in Blackburn and Darwen. Within the Schools our Teaching Assistants will support pupils of different ability levels, SEN, EAL and from many different home lives, cultures and backgrounds. We understand that every child is different so we carefully match our Support staff with the schools and children to which they work with best.In reward for our Teaching Assistants hard work and commitment we provide competitive rates of pay with no hidden deductions, a refer a friend scheme, access to Randstad Education's online CPD portfolio, long-term and permanent job opportunities, a dedicated consultant with a 24hr on call facility and an honest and trustworthy approach that matches you to the right school.If you have read this far you are most likely interested in this role! Here is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a teacher to help you gain the flair you need to become a great teaching assistant! Please apply online, or don't hesitate to email Lyndon at email@example.com or call us on 07581 382539.