Primary School Teaching Assistant

Randstad Education Limited
Preston, UK
17 Aug 2019
25 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have a passion for working in schools? Do you have experience working with children and want the opportunity to put your skills into the classroom?

Primary education is a key development stage in any child's academic journey. If you're looking for a new, exciting opportunity to make a difference in your local schools and provide Key Stage 1 and 2 children with the support they need, then a role through Randstad might be what you're looking for.

Randstad Education are working with a network of Primary Schools in Preston and surrounding areas that are looking for additional support for children within their schools. This is your opportunity to work within a number of schools on a cover basis, and have a great impact on the early academic stage of these children's lives.

You will join an established team, have the valued support of your own consultant and be able to control where and when you work with our new App.

  • Tailor your own working days to support your personal commitments
  • Opportunity to work in various schools in and around Preston
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A dedicated personal consultant to work with and support you throughout
  • Great potential for long-term placements
  • 24/7 on-call service
  • Discounts

Job Responsibilities
  • Supporting children, often on a 1:1 basis or in small groups
  • Behaviour management where necessary
  • Helping children understand their work and succeed
  • Engaging children in their development
  • Provide a safe environment for both staff and children

What are we looking for?
  • 12 months prior experience working in an environment with children
  • Behaviour management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • An enthusiastic and motivated outlook to inspire
  • Experience working on a 1:1 basis with children desired
  • Experience working with children with SEN (desired but not necessary)
  • Up to date DBS check ( we can provide if not obtainable )

Necessary Qualifications
  • Level 2 or 3 in Teaching and Learning Support (or equivalent) desired
  • All applications considered

Due to an expected high volume of applicants, we recommend applying for this role as soon as possible. Please send your CV through the link on this advert, or otherwise call the office on and ask for Elliott.

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