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Foundation level teaching assistant based in LE1

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work in  Reception classes in a LE1  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;

Simply email your cv or call the midlands primary team on 0116 201 4494 

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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