Teaching Assistant Needed in Matlock

Posted 23 November by TeacherActive Limited

Primary Teaching Assistant (No school experience necessary!)

We are seeking to appoint a committed and talented Learning Assistant to work at a fantastic school in Matlock.

Do you have experience working with children? Do you want to get into the education sector but have no experience in schools? Are you wanting to pursue a career as a teacher but need some school experience?

Then this is the position for you! We are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work in one of our Ilkeston schools.

You will be a dedicated worker with a passion for making a real difference to children’s learning. You will be a professional role model to children, with the confidence to challenge and the creativity to motivate. Day-to-day responsibilities will be to support the class teacher, work with small groups of children (both inside and outside the classroom) and provide 1:1 support where needed.

No previous experience in a school is necessary however you must:

  • have 6 months’ experience working directly with children;
  • excellent communication skills;
  • the ability to provide support that is second to none;
  • a professional approach and high personal standards;
  • an open-mind and a ‘can-do’ approach

In return TeacherActive will:

  • Support you consistently with a team of dedicated team of consultants
  • Give you access to fantastic rewards through our referral scheme
  • Ensure you receive market leading rates of pay

If you are interested in this role, please call Lola on 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/ CRB check, identity checks and requires all applicants to supply good professional references. Please only apply if you are confident that you will pass this procedure. In return, we will offer leading industry rates, a no hassle payment scheme, a personal consultant for a one to one service - and a unique referral system.

TeacherActive has been awarded the Quality Mark to denote excellence in providing supply staff to schools. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

Application questions

Do you have at least 6 months experience working with children?
Are you patient and nurturing?
Are you a reliable and efficient?
Do you have 6 months experience with children?

Reference: 33870955

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