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EYFS Teaching Assistant

Job description

Take this wonderful opportunity to join an exciting, positive primary school in Camden - as an EYFS Teaching Assistant for the rest of 2018!


The school wants to meet a positive individual who has already held a school-based position and CACHE Level 3. The school wants to see candidates who have effective and clear communication skills and specialist subject/SEN knowledge gained from previous experience and training. The successful EYFS Teaching Assistant must have the skills to demonstrate a desire to teach and take care of the pupils in your care. With this in mind, you have to be able to demonstrate a versatile approach within the school, and be willing to co-operate with a range of SEN children.


As an EYFS Teaching Assistant you will be operating as a class assistant for a high-spirited Reception class of around 27 pupils. You will have the responsibility of improving your skills and knowledge through ongoing CPD and building confidence in your abilities by working alongside a mentor Class Teacher.

You will have the responsibility of helping with the pre-class preparation, as well as updating old lesson plans and coming up with new and exciting activities. This EYFS TA position involves supporting the teacher with the workload as you lead classes of your own, whilst you must be able to lead 1:1 lessons based around phonics and EAL.

The School

This friendly primary school, found in Camden, North London, has a stable record of 'Good' grades and has a community atmosphere that can be felt as soon as you walk through the gates. Teaching standards are top notch here and it is a fun and enjoyable place to work and learn! The school specialise in promoting and maintaining a positive, secure learning environment where students and teachers alike can realise their potential.

The school is very excited about the new EYFS Teaching Assistant position and welcomes applications from those who feel they can bring something positive to their growing environment. If you wish to apply, let Mike know at Teaching Personnel now!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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