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EYFS phonics specialist Teaching Assistant

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Job description

We are working with client schools across the Tameside area to recruit outstanding EYFS teaching assistants who specialise in phonics. You will be working alongside the class teacher; planning and delivering high quality phonics intervention sessions.

On a daily basis you will be working with 5-10 children. These children are mainly working at lower than expected age related levels for Reading and Writing. The majority of children classes arrive from socially deprived backgrounds and have little academic support at home. The right candidate will be able to use different strategies to ensure challenging behaviour does not impact on the learning and development of the children's reading and writing.

To be considered for this role you must have the following;

An accredited Level 3 qualification in Teaching and Learning in Schools.

Prior experience in EYFS, supporting children with additional needs or with reading and writing.

A Child Workforce DBS on the update service.

GCSE C or above in Maths and English

Training in Phonics delivery either in Read Write Inc, Letters and Sounds or Jolly phonics

Prior experience in delivering small grouped Reading and Writing interventions.

How to apply:

Please apply below or send your CV

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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