teaching assistant in leeds

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

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant that loves providing support to the pupils and teacher in your class?
If so, we would love to hear from you!

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for a dedicated TA to join a lovely Primary School in the Leeds area on a contract basis from September. The school pride them self in been a supportive team of employees, who really enjoying encouraging their staff to further their careers and learn new skills constantly. This role will be pivotal to the learning and development of the pupil in Year 5, which is where you will be tasked with many activities to further help the learning of the children by doing the following:

* Work with higher and lower ability learning groups to assist with basic learning skills
* Produce exciting and engaging work displays throughout the classroom
* Interact with the children on different activities
* Set up resources and activities
* Talk through planning with the teacher to have a clear understanding of expectations
* Provide some 1:1 support with pupils that may need extra help
* Share ideas, thoughts and opinions with the class teachers in regards to lessons and activities
* General administrative tasks and duties to help free up the teachers time
* Communicate effectively with parents to build relationships and report on childrens progress
* Monitor and assess learning path to ensure pupils are on target

Although the school are open to seeing individuals at all levels in their education career, the skills and experiences that would be a huge advantage to this role are:

* At least 1 year of experience in a primary school
* NVQ Level 2 in a child care qualification or studying towards
* Can build relationships with pupils and parents
* Has a supportive and nurturing nature
* Seeks positive results and progress with each pupil
* Can tailor learning techniques to different needs
* Reliable and dedicated to the progress of the children

If you have the relevant skills and would like to be considered for the role, please apply now and a member of the Primary Team will be in touch shortly.

Alternatively, if this role is not quite right for you, however you would like to be considered for other roles within Education, please feel free to browse our live jobs at www.randstadeducation.co.uk


key stage 2 experience