Teaching Assistant and Early Years Tutor

Link 3 Recruitment
Nottinghamshire, UK
26 Jun 2019
14 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Summary:

Link3 Recruitment are recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant and Early Years tutor to deliver both classroom and workbased Teaching Assistant and Early Years programmes at Level 1, 2 and 3 in Nottingham for a private training provider.

It is important you have extensive occupational experience in the early years and primary sector, preferably at a senior level.

The successful candidate will have experience and knowledge of:

* Planning and delivering Level 1, 2 and 3 Early Years and Teaching Assistant programmes

* Assessing learners for occupational competency in their work setting

* Experience of delivering both classroom and work based qualifications

* Planning and delivering underpinning knowledge and skills in a classroom setting

* Knowledge and experience of using an online learning platform

* Standardisation practices to promote quality teaching and learning

* Practice and promote the importance of workplace principles such as Health & Safety, Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding

The ideal candidates will be confident communicators with excellent people skills to support our diverse learners. You will be expected to deliver our classroom based Childcare Academy programme in addition to our work based provision.

The role is a full-time position either salaried or equivalent freelance rate depending on your experience and qualifications.


* Level 3+ occupational qualification in Early Years or Teaching Assistant or QTS.

* Previous or current experience working as a practitioner in an Early Years setting e.g. nurseries, childminding, pre-schools etc. or as a Teaching Assistant or as a qualified Teacher

* Excellent interpersonal people skills with the ability to motivate, support and develop others

* Good working knowledge of the EYFS

* Strong written communication skills

* Excellent time management, the ability to manage your own diary and workload

* Experience in planning and delivering training courses or workshops

* Experience using an e-portfolio (online assessment tool) system

* Competent IT (Microsoft suite)

* Driving licence and own car and with 1 hour max travel distance from your core portfolio of learners particular academy classroom locations

Desirable (a selection of)

* CAVA/TAQA/A1 Assessor Award (or equivalent)

* Experience of assessing in Early Years settings such as childminding, nurseries, pre-schools etc. or in primary schools

* Delivery of functional skills Maths, English and ICT

* IQA/IV award

* Childminding experience

* Relevant adult/FE teaching qualification i.e. Diploma in Education & Training (previously DTLLS or PTLLS) or equivalent

* Experience of assessing Early Years or SSTL

* L5 Occupational qualification e.g. Early Years Professional Status

* Early Years degree


Link3 Recruitment strongly believes that a "Chain is only as strong as its weakest LINK" and our job is to ensure that every candidate we place has a positive impact on the team of their new employers. We are recognised by our personal approach whilst also maintaining the core values of Link3; Professionalism, Efficiency & Integrity.

To arrange a visit, apply for this role or obtain more information: please telephone one of the Link3 Team (See company details)

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