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Early Years Teaching Assistant

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Are you an Early Years Specialist?

We may have your perfect role!

Teaching Personnel represent a number of schools in South Sheffield, Chesterfield and Worksop. We are currently seeking an Early Years Specialist Teaching Assistant for a full time role in a South Sheffield School.

Many EYFS children are starting September 'not school ready' - this includes basic skills, cognitive development, social skills and behaviour. We are looking for experienced practitioners, who are Level 3 qualified to join us for September roles. We are ideally looking for someone who is available on a full time basis, but would consider job share for the right candidate. You will work in small groups or on a 121 basis supporting the EYFS curriculum and doing observations.

Our ideal EYFS Teaching Assistant will be:

  • Minimum of NVQ L2 or equivalent
  • Good Literacy, Numeracy and communication skills (A - C, GCSE Levels)
  • Recent experience in a Nursery/Early Years setting
  • Good understanding of child development and play led learning
  • Ability to create an inclusive environment
  • Ability to use own initiative and work independently and as part of a team
  • Experience completing observations in the Early Years
  • Knowledge of Speech and Language interventions

In turn, Teaching Personnel can offer you;

  • Up to £70 per day, depending on previous experience
  • Ongoing development through our unrivalled CPD Academy
  • A dedicated consultant who will work for you
  • Support with interviews to find your ideal position
  • Work in schools exclusive to Teaching Personnel
  • Full and Part Time work to fit around your existing commitments

To apply for this role, please forward your full CV to Yasmin Sims in the Sheffield South Primary Team or call us on 0114 2413343 for more 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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