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EYFS Teaching Assistant

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Job description

CACHE Level 3 Teaching Assistant required

  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant
  • join our CPD Academy
  • September 2017 start

Teaching Personnel are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work in Reception classes in a LE8 primary. The successful candidates will demonstrate:

- the ability to assist the class teacher to plan effective and challenging programmes of study for all children which is set at each child’s individual level

- A good knowledge of the Foundation Phase and the Curriculum;

-An ability to work with small groups of children, both indoors and outdoors, to support their learning;

-An ability to establish good working relationships with the children, acting as a role model and being aware of and responding appropriately to individual needs;

-That they are able to supervise and support children, ensuring their safety and access to learning;

-How to work as an important member of the Reception team, helping with the display of children’s work and undertaking a range of tasks including photocopying, laminating and filing;

-How to work independently and to develop child initiated learning;

-How to track pupil progress within the programmes of study;

-That they are able to use and apply whole school child protection procedures;

-How to be a vital member of the Foundation Phase and the staff team.

In return, the school offer the opportunity to:

Work with a vibrant and enthusiastic team of early years’ practitioners;

-Enjoy working with wonderful children ;

-Participate in an excellent programme of further professional development.

You will also need a DBS which is Child Workforce ONLY which in registered on the Update Service.

Teaching Personnel are able to support and guide you through the process of applying for your DBS;

Please send your CV to

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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