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EYFS Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are urgently seeking and experienced Early Years Teaching Assistant for a friendly primary school in Malton.

Start date: 29/01/2020

Hours of work: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8.30 - 3.15 (Term time only) 

The role: 

General Teaching Assistant in a busy school Early Years provission, 3 days per week, reporting to the class teacher. Some personal care may be required. 

The ideal candidate: 

Ideally you will have a recognised teaching assistant or nursery nurse qualification, or at least significant experience in a similar role. You will be familiar with the EYFS curriculum and assessments. 

Experience of the following would be beneficial:

  • Planning and observation of Early Years children to support and push deveolpment and progress
  • Using IT based progression tools, such as Ipads, Tablets and computers to record their progress through pictures and videos (EG. Tapestry)
  • Realising child development through observation and assessment
  • Experience in the 'Personal Care' side of Nurturing Children (needs will vary for setting to setting, but the skill will be required when called upo
  • Skills appropriate to Speech and Language therapy or development
  • Energetic and Vibrant approach to Childcare
  • Caring and Nurturing personality
  • Skills in Speaking and Listening observation
  • A happy and fun persona to match the feel of the environment




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

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