teaching assistant in cambridge

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£ 65 per day
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job details

cambridge, east of england
job category
job type
working hours
£ 65 per day
Non Teaching
reference number
01223 368836
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job description

Are you looking for flexible work that fits around you? Are you looking to expand your experience of working with children? If you are a student, recent graduate or just want a change of pace from your current role, this could be the opportunity for you.

A lovely school within Cambridge are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant in a temporary placement that is due to last at least 6 weeks and possibly longer. The role may contain some 1:1 work with children with additional needs who need extra support and can be full or part-time depending on the candidate.

Teaching assistants are the backbone to any good school, helping the students and the teachers and allowing the school to run smoothly. Our Teaching Assistants come from all sorts of backgrounds- as long as you have experience working with children in some capacity, we can help you find your next challenge.

There are many benefits to this role and in working through Randstad. These include:

* Flexible hours that work around you
* Competitive rates of pay per week
* The opportunity to work in different schools
* The chance of a permanent role
* A dedicated Randstad consultant
* Free online training

The main responsibilities will be:

* Aiding the teachers with their daily activities and delivery of lessons
* Liaising with parents and senior staff where needed
* Possible 1:1 work with students with additional needs
* Assist classes that need the cover and extra support

You don't need any formal qualifications to be a teaching assistant, but we do require:

* At least 3 months' experience working with children (voluntary or paid)
* An enhanced DBS check
* Eligibility to work in the UK

The ideal candidate will:

* Be friendly, enthusiastic and resilient
* Have experience working with children in a professional capacity
* Be able to travel to Primary schools within your local area

If this sounds like something you could see yourself doing, then don't hesitate. We always expect a high response so apply online today to be considered, and the schools are looking for staff to start within the next 2 weeks. I will then get in touch to explain the next steps and get you in to register with us.

You can also send your CV to natalie.hawkins@randstadeducation.co.uk - for more information please call 01223 368836 - I look forward to speaking with you.


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