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Early years teaching assistant

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Job description

EYFS Teaching assistant needed for an Ofsted rated 'Good' primary school based in Whitefield, Bury (M45) starting in September 2018.

  • The primary school (M45) has successfully expanded their nursery and now take children from the age of 2, needing more support for the larger classrooms
  • 25 place nursery so experience working with large classes is essential
  • Must be familiar with current EYFS curriculum
  • Experience of using 'Jolly' and 'Letters and Sounds' Phonics is desirable

An expanding and exciting nursery team in a Whitefield Primary School is looking for an early years teaching assistant to join their team on a long term contract. The head teacher is looking for a teaching assistant with a passion for learning and working with very young children in an engaging and fun way. A firm understanding of the current early years curriculum is essential and experience of using different phonics schemes is desirable.

This Bury based primary school has excellent facilities and has a 2017 Ofsted report of 'Good' finding high standards of care and behaviour. The primary school also has a strong focus on extra curriculum activities in and out of school hours with opportunities to join in with sports, art, music and drama projects.

  • Salary from £14,000 - £18,000
  • Starting date - 1st September 2018
  • Potential of a permanent contract

If you feel this role suits you then please send your CV or phone 0161 242 1792

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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