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Level 3 Teaching Assistant, Birstall

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently working closely with a 2 form primary school in the Birstall area. This "Good" Birstall school serves the local community well and are looking to add a KS2 teaching assistant. As a KS2 teaching assistant, you would be expected to support children on a small group basis and occasionally on a 1:1 basis through Maths, English, Reading and the curriculum.

The focus for the school in Birstall at this current moment is to help support children from various backgrounds to attain well for their end of year exams including the KS2 SATs, so the role comes with certain unique challenges. As teaching assistant, you would be working with children whose first language is not English (EAL) and children with "Looked After" (LAC) backgrounds.

Job Highlights:

  • Level 3 qualification
  • Some experience within a primary school (ideally KS2 but not essential)
  • Be comfortable with visual teaching styles to suit EAL children in particular
  • Live or commute in Birstall
  • Be good with supporting the Primary curriculum

If you are interested in this position at the Birstall Primary School, please send your CV/Cover letter by applying below or call Mohammed at the Wakefield Primary Branch for more information.

All candidates will be supported through their DBS / criminal clearance applications if they do not have an Update Service registered DBS already.

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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