classroom assistant in leeds

13 August 2018
primary team, randstad education
job type
£ 60 - £ 70 per day, Other Benefits + Progression
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 60 - £ 70 per day, Other Benefits + Progression
Non Teaching
reference number
primary team, randstad education
0113 246 2500
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job description

Are you keen to embark on a new challenging role within a good Primary School? We are hoping to appoint a Classroom Assistant into a well established primary school in Leeds on a flexible contract basis to start in September 2018, with a view to becoming a permanent post for the right person!

The school is driven by success and is committed to developing its staff and pupils as a whole. They are looking for a hard working, dedicated and passionate classroom assistant to work alongside the Year 3 class teacher to ensure pupils are reaping the fun and rewarding benefits of learning. The role will include:

* Ensuring that teaching materials are ready for use
* Helping the teacher to plan lessons
* Listening to children read out loud
* Teaching children techniques which will help them to improve their reading
* Helping and supporting children who have learning difficulties to complete tasks
* Helping children make displays and putting these displays up around the classroom
* Taking charge of group activities and making sure all students are involved
* Helping teachers to assess the work and providing feedback to the children
* Being involved in planning sports days and extra-curricular activities
* Taking charge of these activities on the day
* Keeping classroom records and notes about the progress of all the children
* Advising and providing support for other classroom assistants

The successful applicant will need to possess the following skills:

* The ability to motivate and provide encouragement to children of all ages and all backgrounds
* The ability to work well as part of a team
* The ability to use their own initiative
* The ability to remain patient and calm under pressure
* A creative mind
* Good numeracy and literacy skills
* Tact and sensitivity
* The ability to discipline children
* A warm and approachable personality

If you feel your skill set and experiences match those of the needs of the school for this role, please apply now with an up to date CV to be considered and a member of the Primary Team will be in touch.


years 1-6 experience

educational requirements