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EYFS Teaching Assistant

Job description

We are currently representing several Early Years Settings in the Chesterfield area seeking support from an experienced Level 3 Qualified TA or Nursery Nurse. Demand in these settings remains high and is likely to increase as existing staff and supply take time off for isolation or shielding purposes.

Daily Rate: GBP66-80/day

Full-time and part-time positions available!

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Supporting child development through engaging activities and play
  • Assessing progress in these areas to ensure all children are following the typical developmental trajectory – Identifying areas for improvement
  • Effectively communicating with the class teacher and parents
  • Continually monitoring the play environment in alignment with guidelines to ensure the area is free of risk (eg. Carefully disposing of waste and thoroughly cleaning after mealtimes)
  • Running small group interventions to bridge attainment gaps

Candidate Requirements:

  • Level 3 TA (+)
  • Experience working in a Early Years setting
  • Passionate about child development and supporting learning
  • Availability to start in the coming months

Why use Teaching Personnel?

  • GBP50 refer a friend scheme
  • Unrivalled CPD offering courses such as Team Teach & PREVENT
  • Online portal, which you can access from your mobile 
  • No paper timesheets

Registration with TP is free of cost

If you are interested in this position or would like to know more then please e-mail James at or call the office on 0114 241 3340.


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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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