Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
First Class Supply and Training Ltd
Location
Gateshead
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A primary school in Gateshead is working with First Class Supply to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work within their reception class. The start date is to be confirmed as it will be to cover a planned staff absence. The position will be on a full time basis for 6 – 8 weeks and you must have experience with Jolly Phonics.

This is an outstanding school. By the time pupils leave at the end of Year 6, they are mature and confident individuals who have reached high standards in their work. Pupils are exceptionally well involved in the work of the school and make especially good progress in acquiring the skills that will help them in their future life. Pupils thoroughly enjoy school and this is reflected in their very good attendance. Throughout the school, they show a love of learning and their behaviour is excellent.

To be successful you will:
  • Have experience of working within both school and nursery settings
  • Be pro-active, enthusiastic, energetic and reliable
  • Have the ability to motivate and engage children
  • Be able to work independently using your initiative
  • Have a minimum of 6 months recent experience within a UK setting
  • Hold a full and relevant level 3 or equivalent qualification in a relevant child care discipline.
First Class Supply are a genuine independent Employment Business that specialises in the education sector, currently celebrating 14 hugely successful years in educational recruitment. We have an unrivalled, fantastic reputation for delivering an exceptional, personal service to our partner schools, teachers and support staff alike. The first to forge real partnerships with schools, we are proud that our company ethos to support our local community in real ways has proved truly beneficial. As part of our commitment to our teachers and support staff we offer free, ongoing CPD courses, as well as ongoing professional support by in-house educational industry professionals. We lead, where others follow.

First Class Supply have forged strong partnerships with schools in Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Durham and Tees Valley.

If you would like to learn more about us and join the largest independent supply teaching agency in the North East, please contact our Nursery division on 0191 251 5566.

Applicants will attend a face-to-face interview, be expected to undergo reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure (if not currently held).

First Class Supply is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education.
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