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EAL Teaching Assitance - KS1 & KS2

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Job description

  • Urdu/Punjabi speaking Teaching Assistant
  • Immediate start
  • Long term and on a full time basis

This Rochdale based 'Good' school requires for an experienced Bi-Lingual Teaching Assistant to join their team. The individual will be required to support KS1 and KS2 children in various lessons.

The school has a high percentage of EAL pupils, with almost all pupils being from ethnic minority groups and the vast majority being of Pakistani heritage. The school is slightly underperforming against the National Authority, in relation to the pupil's reading and writing levels. The Head teacher is committed to providing the correct support and require for a dedicated individual to support the pupils during their lessons.

About the school:

  • Rated 'Good' by Ofsted
  • High Percentage of EAL pupils
  • Based in Rochdale
  • Supportive Head teacher and staff members
  • Children are very well behaved

About the Role:

  • Supporting various KS1 and KS2 students
  • Support on a 1:1 and/or small groups
  • Full time and on a long term basis
  • Possibility to become permanent if agreed by Head teacher
  • Giving accurate handovers to the Teacher and/or carers of the child at the end of your day

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Fluent in Urdu and/or Punjabi
  • Prior experience working with Children
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Nurturing Nature
  • Passionate about children and education

Please apply if you meet the above criteria and are able to start as soon as possible.

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