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Primary Teaching Assistant

Posted 5 January by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Ended

Primary Teaching Assistant | Leicester | Temporary Position

As a day to day supply Teaching Assistant you will be required to work flexibly and have the confidence to work in a variety of primary schools within the Leicester area. This may involve ad-hoc absence cover within various schools and various roles.


Dependent on experience this may be supporting a child with additional needs on a 1:1 basis, or supporting small groups. Your role will require you to offer guidance and assistance to all children within your care as well as offering specific, tailored support to those children needing additional help.

To be successful you must hold at least an NVQ Level 2 qualification as well as recent and relevant experience as a teaching assistant, either in a voluntary or paid capacity. You must have a passion for working with pupils and be dedicated to making a positive impact on their learning and development. You will also need to have good time keeping and preparation skills.

You will get a dedicated recruitment consultant who specialises purely in the recruitment of teaching assistants, who will support you in securing your placements. You will also get the opportunity to work in a variety of different settings, the ability to work flexibly if you work day to day supply, and the chance to broaden your experience as a teaching assistant.

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