KS1 teaching assistant needed for a small school in Mexborough

14 Feb 2019
02 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Teaching Assistant / TA needed in Mexborough.

A small school in Mexborough is looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant / TA on a temporary basis to begin immediately. You will be contracted to 32.5 hours per week, working hours being 8:30-15:00.

You will be assigned to KS1 / Key Stage 1 where you will assist class teachers with the daily running of the KS1 / Key Stage 1 area of the school. You will assist with resources and classroom preparation, assisting children with their work, assisting meal times and lunch time supervision.

This is a rural one from entry school where community is valued, parents are largely involved with the school and there are frequent occasions where parents are encouraged to attend and contribute. The school feels that it is important to create a holistic learning environment with family and wider community involvement. This means that as well as the typical learning day, you will be expected to take on extra responsibilities such as prepping for a school fayre or helping to plan a coffee morning. It is essential that you are able to build and maintain positive relationships with the parents as well as students and staff.

You must have good literacy and numeracy skills, and excellent organisational and timekeeping skills.

It is essential that you have/are the following:

Level 2 or equivalent TA qualification
The enthusiasm to work with children with a variety of different personalities and skill levels
A strong, confident individual who can take control of a classroom
Able to engage well with pupils and staff
Able to work under your own initiative
Smartly presented and with excellent time management skills

TeacherActive can offer the successful Teaching Assistant / TA:

A highly rewarding opportunity
An excellent and competitive rate of pay
Fantastic prospects of long term work
The guarantee of a hard working consultant passionately and actively searching for the right job for you

TeacherActive have many other opportunities available to suit all requirements. To discuss them contact Elisha on (phone number removed) or email your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

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