Early Years Teaching Assistant Knowsley

Posted 16 May by Teaching Personnel
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Teaching Personnel are currently looking for a friendly, passionate and eager Teaching Assistant to take on a full time role within one of our fantastic schools, located in Knowsley, to start in September 2019, within their Early Years department (Nursery/Reception).

The school's most recent Ofsted inspection highlights its very effective safeguarding environment and outstanding communication between teachers, pupils and parents/carers.
Their enthusiastic staff and management are looking to appoint an additional member to join their team due to the expansion of the school. You will be working as a general teaching assistant, providing full classroom, small groups and occasionally one-to-one support to Children in their Nursery and Reception classes.

Candidates with Early Years related qualifications and experience will have a stronger chance of being short-listed, however the school has confirmed they will also consider applications from candidates with transferable skills. In that case, the ideal candidate must have experience within the education sector in general and/or child care, OR be a recent graduate in the following : Sports, English, Maths, Drama, Arts or Psychology.
Special Educational Needs experience and any other related/additional qualifications are beneficial but not necessary. The school are looking for someone with a good academic background (minimum of GCSEs) and motivation to raise attainment. You must relate to children on an individual level as well as creating a fun and stimulating environment and maintaining high standards of education. The position would suit an individual looking to expand their experience in the Education sector and more

To express your interest please complete an application on line, send our CV and or covering letter or call the office on

Please note - if the above role isn't quite right for you BUT you would still like to engage in a position within the education sector, please be advised that we are currently recruiting for several roles to start ASAP, throughout Merseyside and Cheshire, within all year groups from Nursery to Year 6. You can forward you CV or contact us via telephone for further information.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see faqs for details.


All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.


Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.


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