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General Teaching Assistant

  • Location: York
  • Sector: Primary
  • Date posted: 25/04/2019

Job description

Teaching Personnel are seeking Teaching Assistants to support our fantastic primary schools in York for a range of roles in May 2019.

This is a temporary supply post, with a view to permanent roles.

We are seeking experienced Teaching Assistants who have:

  1. Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant qualification/ SEN qualification (we will accept individuals who do not obtain the correct qualifications, if they can demonstrate a genuine passion for Education and/or SEN and have a proven track record of supporting primary aged children, including those with additional needs.)
  2. At least 6 months experience working within an educational based setting, preferably across EYFS, KS1 or KS2, either in a paid or voluntary capacity
  3. Excellent behaviour management skills

We are also seeking a Teaching Assistant who has:

  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • A passion and enthusiasm to support the intellectual, social and emotional development of each individual pupil
  • A confident personality and be willing to get involved in all aspects of the school life

Teaching Personnel can offer:

  • Your own specialist Recruitment Consultant, who is committed to supporting you during your journey with Teaching Personnel
  • Competitive weekly pay, based on qualification, experience and the nature of the role, paid directly through PAYE, with no umbrella companies
  • Annual Teaching Assistant of the year awards
  • Access to your own personal online portal, complete with an interactive online diary so that you can manage your bookings and availability from your PC, laptop or smartphone
  • Access to our CPD Academy, with FREE and subsidised training courses, including a large variety of online training as well as regular Team Teach Moving & Handling training days

The CPD Academy is an online portal where you can browse and book the most relevant up to date CPD courses available. It also has a number of other tools outlined below that are designed to support your professional development and make working through Teaching Personnel a rewarding and enjoyable experience.

  • View and book online CPD Courses through New Skills Academy
  • Download lesson resources to support you on your school assignment
  • Update your work diary
  • View and book Face to Face CPD Courses
  • Update your CV with new skills and experience
  • Upload and edit your personal statement
  • View our Interview and Trial Day Preparation Guide
  • Visit our online bookshop
  • View your payslips
  • Store your CPD course certificates and build a professional development portfolio

If you are interested in this Teaching Assistant role in York, please contact Molly on 01482 908010.

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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