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Early Years specialist teaching assistant (Cardiff)

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Job description

One of our beautiful Primary school in the Whitchurch/Llandaff area are looking to appoint an Early Years specialist teaching assistant to join their supporting and friendly team ASAP. The vacancy would suit a qualified Teaching Assistant (with an extensive knowledge of the Early Years curriculum), Higher Level Teaching Assistant or Cover Supervisor (with Early Years experience) willing to work from 8:30am to 4pm from September 2018. Please note - the right candidate may have the opportunity to start before the end of this academic year should this be of better convenience. The applicants must be able to interview and/or trial as early as next week.

As per the school's request, we will only consider applications from candidates with Nursery and/or Reception experience and with a strong knowledge of the framework.

Applicants must :

- Have the legal right to work in the UK
- Hold a Child Workforce Only DBS registered on the Update Service (or be willing to apply for one - full assistance provided)
- Be registered with the Education Workforce Council (compulsory requirement in Wales) - please note that if you are living in England, you can still register with the EWC which will give you the opportunity to work on both sides of the border
- Provide two professional or character references
- Be available to interview and/or trial asap
- Be available to start on short notice
- Be living in Cardiff and/or have plans to move to Cardiff in the near future and/or be willing to travel to Cardiff

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your up-to-date CV along with a short cover statement.

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 South East and South West Wales, 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 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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