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Nurture Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Assistant - Nurture Group

  • Full time (8.30am-4pm)
  • Competitive Pay Rate
  • Mixed role

Teaching Personnel are currently working with a Primary School based in Welwyn Garden City (Hertfordshire). They are looking for an experienced EYFS teaching assistant who is looking for a new exciting position to work Monday – Friday (8.30am-4pm). You will be working with a small group of pupils on a daily basis from different year groups and will also need to be flexible as you will be required to support other classed throughout the school.

They are looking for a dynamic individual to join the school immediately or after May half term and will be until the end of the academic year with potential to continue ongoing after.

Responsible for:

• Working alongside the Senco supporting SEN children with social and emotional difficulties and challenging behaviour.

• The key aim is to adopt the Nurture Room philosophy and provision to reduce barriers to learning.

• Focus on reintegration within mainstream classes after the Nurture Room intervention programme.

• Work closely with the Senco to provide high quality care and support for children with a range of emotional and behavioural difficulties.

• To support the teacher in preparation and deliverance of a creative and nurturing curriculum.

• To raise standards enabling pupils to achieve their academic and personal targets.


You must possess proven skills and abilities to work with children with social and emotional problems and special educational needs and should be committed to pastoral care, collaborative team-work and flexible working. Commitment and ‘child-centred nurturing’ ethos is essential. Being warm, positive, reflective adaptive, patient, confident, cooperative, organised, flexible and sensitive to families from diverse backgrounds is essential.

If you feel you have the right qualifications, experience and personality to match the job opportunity, send your CV to

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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