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General Teaching Assistant

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General Teaching Assistant based in key Stage 1. Full-time / permanent position starting in the next 2 - 4 weeks. 

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a General Teaching Assistant to join a warm and welcoming Primary School in Wakefield (Ossett- WF5) starting as soon as possible in the next 2-4 weeks. The school is looking for someone who is minimum CACHE Level 2 or a recent University Graduate who also has experience working with children in an educational based environment.

This particular role would require the candidate to work with small groups in a mainstream setting, whilst also providing intervention outside the classroom on a timetable basis when required in; Reading, Writing and Maths. You will mainly be supporting children in Key Stage 1. Experience in working with pupils with SEN is preferential although not essential.  

The ideal candidate will:

  • Motivate and engage the pupils
  • Be patient and enthusiastic 
  • Communicate effectively and be well organised 
  • Be passionate about creating a safe environment for pupils 
  • Willing to progress their own skills through CPD courses

If you are interested in this full-time / permanent position and would like to apply please contact Charley A;Alexander at the Leeds & Wakefield Primary branch on the details below or, register to Teaching personnel on the webiste. 


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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