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Early Years Teaching Assistant

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Job description

  • Early Years Teaching Assistant
  • Opportunity to work in a 'Good' school
  • Full time, long term basis

This one-form entry school would like an Early Years Teaching assistant to join their team ASAP. The head teacher is looking for someone who is dedicated and passionate about working with children.

The school is based in Oldham (OL2) and has been rated as 'Good' by Ofsted. The pupils are very well behaved and are confident in their abilities, they enjoy the challenges that they are given by teachers. The children in the Early Years department are happy and engaged in their learning. Staff have established a calm and nurturing environment in which the children play well with each other.

It has been identified by staff, that a handful of pupils are currently struggling and do require one-to-one support. A confident teaching assistant is required to join the team to support these children with their phonics.

The Ideal candidate will:

  • Have a Level 2 Teaching Qualification
  • Have experience with Read Write Inc
  • Have prior experience working with children under 5
  • Have prior experience working on a 1:1 basis and in small groups
  • Have experience delivering booster sessions
  • Have a bubbly and lively personality

It is around 40 mins from the city centre and can be accessed via A62 and various transport links.

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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