Education  2022-10-21 13:06:58


£70 – £80/day


X 2 Part time Teaching Assistants for local primary school required

Fulltime and Part-time positions available if preferred

Start: September 2022

Location: Location: Aylesbury, Oxfordshire

Pay: £10.77 – £12.30 depending on experience (OCCPS)

Hours – 6.5 Hours daily (8:30am – 3:30pm)

Teaching Personnel are the market leaders for careers in education. Responsible for recruiting teachers and learning support staff for primary, secondary, and special schools across England & Wales.  As the largest staffing business in the education recruitment sector, we regularly work with over 5,000 schools and are the first-choice agency for over 12,000 job seekers.

Also known as learning support assistants, LSA/TA’s support the learning activities in the classroom. The work involves supporting children independently or in small groups. Usually, TAs tend to support the whole class however, they usually work exclusively with pupils with special educational needs (SEN) or those pupils who may have a range of learning and/or behavioural difficulties.

What your role will include:

An understanding of the Teaching Assistant role supporting and overseeing pupils on set tasks and the expected outcomes of individual activities within the allocated timescale
To be calm under pressure, adaptable and enthusiastic
To be compassionate, have a positive attitude and encouraging
Good listening ability and to be sensitive to pupils’ individuals needs
Promote positive behaviour management skills
Understanding of SEN
Knowledge of a range of learning support needs
Supporting with Literacy and Maths and helping to explain how to apply what they have learnt in lesson
Providing supervision during break/lunch times when required
Listening to pupils read and read to pupils as a class, group or one-to-one
Guiding and monitoring pupil progress
Undertaking a variety of duties that free up a teacher's time, such as preparing the classroom
Benefits of working with Teaching Personnel:

20 plus years’ experience as the leading Education Recruitment agency working in partnership with countless Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools
Weekly Pay – PAYE included
A dedicated, specialist consultant to support you and your needs
Unrivalled CPD opportunities including Team Teach, NASEN and Autism Awareness
Full or flexible part-time work to fit around your existing commitments
School based working hours – 8:30am-15:30pm
A chance to commit to a permanent contract if desired
For the role ideally you need to have Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification and basic literacy and numeracy skills (GCSE Level 4 (C) or equivalent, in Maths and English) but this is not always required if you have previously worked with children.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.

We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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