Teaching Assistant

Posted 13 February by Aquinas Education Ltd
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Aquinas Education is a leading educational recruitment agency dedicated to providing high-quality staffing solutions to schools and educational institutions across the UK. With a focus on excellence and professionalism, we strive to match talented individuals with rewarding opportunities in the education sector.

Position Overview: Aquinas Education is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join a vibrant educational community in Telford. As a Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting teachers and students, ensuring a positive and inclusive learning environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist teachers in planning and delivering engaging lessons tailored to the needs of individual students.
  • Provide one-on-one support to students with special educational needs (SEN), ensuring they have equal access to educational opportunities.
  • Assist with classroom management and behavior support, fostering a positive and respectful learning environment.
  • Support the social and emotional development of students, promoting positive relationships and well-being.
  • Collaborate with teachers and other staff members to implement educational strategies and interventions effectively.


  • Previous experience working with children or young people in an educational setting is desirable but not essential.
  • A passion for education and a commitment to supporting the academic and personal development of students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents/carers.
  • Adaptability and resilience, with the ability to work effectively in a dynamic and sometimes challenging environment.
  • A relevant qualification in education, childcare, or a related field is desirable but not essential.


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression within the education sector.
  • A supportive and inclusive working environment, where your contributions are valued and appreciated.
  • The chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students and contribute to their success and well-being.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about education and eager to make a positive impact as a Teaching Assistant in Telford, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your suitability for the role via Reed. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so early submission is encouraged.

Aquinas Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a thorough vetting process, including an enhanced DBS check and reference checks.

Reference: 52116283

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