teaching assistant in tavistock

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£ 65 per day
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job details

tavistock, south west
job category
job type
working hours
£ 65 per day
reference number
0161 200 1930
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job description

Are you passionate about teaching and understand the importance of education? Are you looking to gain more critical classroom experience and leapfrog your career to the next level? Are you ready to join an amazing, supportive and enthusiastic team?

If you find yourself answering yes the questions above then apply to be a Teaching Assistant position in the Tavistock area today!


* Dedicated consultant with an enthusiastic and encouraging approach
* Free parking and excellent public transport links
* Competitive rates of pay
* A 'refer a friend' scheme - chance to earn £300
* CPD opportunity


* Help the teacher with preparation and planning of activities and lessons
* Ensuring the classroom is a safe learning environment for the children
* Provide professional, approachable and helpful assistance to the teacher
* Guide children with different learning styles to ensure each individual is getting the full benefit from the lesson
* Reporting any issues, in line with school policy and procedure
* Communicating effectively with children, staff, parents and carers where necessary


* A minimum of CACHE Level 2/3 or equivalent
* Experience working in a Secondary or Primary School environment
* Good communication skills
* Be committed to working in a team
* Possess the motivation to achieve and add value to the school
* Support children with different ability levels, including SEN
* DBS check

If you feel this role is for you, apply online today! If you have any questions, please call Alex on 0161 200 1930.

You will need to satisfy referencing and eligibility to work criteria as well as evidencing a DBS on the update service (we can support you with this).


121 teaching experience,ability to communicate with parents,ability to work well under pressure,able to inspire,be a role model,building rapport with children,career driven,communication,effective discipline,empathy,engaging,excellent time management,FMS experience,good behaviour management skills,good classroom management,good communication skills,good sense of humour,high expectations,keen to contribute to the life of the school,key stage 3 experience,key stage 4 experience,key stage 5 experience,knowledge of A-level specification,knowledge of curriculum,knowledge of GCSE specification,knowledge of subject,motivated,partake in extra curricular activities,passion for education,SEN experience,set clear objectives,SIMS experience,sixth form experience,teaching assistant experience,team player,work well autonomously,years 7-11 experience


CACHE level 2 or 3,NVQ level 2

educational requirements