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Early Years Teaching Assistant

Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit an Early Years Teaching Assistant to join a growing Primary academy in Wickford area. This position is starting as soon as possible. The school are looking for someone who is qualified to a minimum of CACHE Level 2 or a University Graduate who has experience working with children in the education sector.

This role would require you to work with small groups in a mainstream primary school setting, whilst also providing intervention outside the classroom on a timetable basis when required in; Reading, Writing and Maths. You will mainly be supporting the Early Years phase. This role will be from 8:30am – 15:30pm. 

The ideal candidate will:

  • The ability to build good relationships with pupils, colleagues as well as parents and carers.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team, but also as an individual
  • Patience and a good sense of humour
  • Childcare Qualifications and/or experience in the care/ education industry.
  • Experience working 1:1 with SEN or Challenging behaviour
  • Experience working in Early Years

If this sounds like the role for you then contact me here at the Essex branch on 01245 206760

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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