teaching assistant (early years) in nottingham

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£ 57 per day
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nottingham, nottinghamshire
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£ 57 per day
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0115 9506200
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job description

Teaching assistant (Early Years)

Start ASAP

Full time for 9 months

A primary school in west Nottinghamshire looking to appoint an experienced Early Years Teaching Assistant to join their team. It is a full time role starting asap, and is to cover a maternity leave for nine months.

It is essential to have recent experience of working within a school setting. The successful candidate will be a valuable part of the whole school team. The willingness and ability to integrate within an established team is essential. This school is committed to inclusion and are looking for a good team player with a flexible approach to the curriculum, as well as an ability to foster excellent and appropriate professional relationships with children and their parents/carers. The successful candidate will be given the opportunity for professional development.

This school is a friendly, warm welcoming and growing school. There is a strong family and inclusive ethos, where teamwork is highly valued and the role of the individual within the team is respected.

Key Responsibilities:
* Organised and pro active.
* Able to work well within a team.
* Build good relationships with both the children and teachers alike.
* Manage behaviour effectively using the school behaviour policy.
* Support the teacher in effectively managing the classroom.
* Be able to follow instructions effectively.
* Help the class teacher to ensure the classroom environment creates a safe and stimulating area.
*Able to take a lead with in small group activities in the classroom.

The successful applicant will need to possess the following:
* Be able to use initiative and think on your feet.
* Have a creative outlook and be able to create interesting displays within the classroom.
* Understand the needs of the children and how to respond to them.
* Manage challenging behaviour well and sensitively, allowing the teacher to carry on with the lesson at hand.

If you're interested in this job, please contact the Nottingham office immediately using the on screen instructions. We're keen to hear from you.