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Phonics Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Assistant.

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for a experienced teaching assistant to join a double form entry primary school located in Lowestoft. You would be primarily involved with the EYFS department of this fantastic school.

This primary school is looking for a Teaching Assistant to work within their EYFS department, mainly within Nursery. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management and a good knowledge of the EYFS National Curriculum. You must be a committed practitioner who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role. This would initially be a part time role starting in May to support the nursery room leader but has the potential to turn into a full time role.

The role itself will involve supporting the class teachers within both Nursery and Reception, helping with the delivery of phonics, reading and writing. You will be required to work with the whole class or with small groups.

Requirements for the role:

- Experienced Teaching Assistant (at least 1 year) 

- SEN experience

-Phonics trained 

-Clean DBS on the update service (or willing to apply for one through Teaching Personnel)

- Safeguarding training 

If this sounds like something you would be interested in then we would love to hear from you- alternatively if this doesnt sound like the right role for you get in touch on 01223463146 and see what other roles we have available in the area 

Teaching Personnel can offer you:

  • Teaching Personnel’s CPD Academy – Your Continuous Professional Development
  • Pay – Weekly pay based on your skills, experience, flexibility and availability
  • Pay via PAYE – allowing you to take home as much of your pay as possible while also giving you access to an employee pension that TP will contribute into
  • myTP – Digital services that make your work admin and communication simple
  • Safe Working Practice – ensuring your reputation is protected
  • A dedicated personal consultant who will support you through your registration and work journey!

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 date.

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