teaching assistant in leeds

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job type
contract
salary
£ 60 per day
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job details

posted
location
leeds, yorkshire and the humber
job category
education
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 60 per day
experience
Non Teaching
reference number
CJ277629
phone
0113 246 2500
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job description

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for a rewarding yet challenging role? Please read on and apply today!

A brilliant Primary School in Leeds is currently looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to work in their Early Years Stage on a contract basis starting as soon as possible. The ideal candidate must be passionate about working with interactive and engaging children, and can utilise and stretch their skill set in an EYFS setting. As a TA you will be supporting pupils across a range of abilities as well as undertaking duties that free up a teachers time, such as preparing the classroom, resources and displays.

The role will involve:



* Deliver tailored teaching activities to pupils on either a one-to-one basis or in small groups
* Make sure that the pupils that you support are able to engage in learning and stay on task during the lesson or activity
* Manage challenging pupil behaviour
* Guide and monitor pupil progress and deliver this to the Teacher
* Carry out administrative duties such as preparing classroom resource
* Provide support outside of your normal classes, such as helping during exams, covering TA absences or going on school trips
* Help with extracurricular activity such as breakfast and after-school clubs, homework club, revision sessions or lunch-time duties
* Co-ordinate specific areas of teaching support once you have the right level of experience
* Provide pivotal support to the teacher and other support staff
* Ensure a safe and healthy place of learning for the children
* Offer an approachable and helpful hand to the teacher with extra duties which they may need some assistance with

The successful candidate will need to have:



* Level 3 Qualified is advantageous
* A vibrant and organised approach to work
* Experience in a child based setting previously
* Can communicate effectively with both children and carers/parents
* An honest and reliable worker

Benefits:



* Competitive pay rate
* Easy to access school on public transport
* Holidays as per the school
* Career progression for the right person
* Working with an encouraging and supportive Senior Management Team


This post is to start immediately and would ideally have applicants who are immediately available or on a short notice. Please feel free to apply and send your CV forward if you feel your experience and skill set is a match.

skills

teaching assistant experience