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Pupil Interventions Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Graduates required for specialist intervention roles in a Primary School in Wakefield

  • Are you a recent graduate in Childhood Studies, English, Mathematics or EYFS?
  • Are you looking to further your career within the Education Sector?
  • Are you interested in raising pupil attainment in Key Stage 2?

Teaching Personnel are seeking graduates who are interested in pursuing a career in Mainstream Primary School Education. Successful candidates will be required to provide specialist support for pupils at a school in Wakefield (Normanton). This is a highly rewarding role, giving aspiring teachers vital experience and the chance to gain an understanding of children aged 7-11 years.

Based in Normanton, the school is just a 5 minute walk from the Normanton Train Station, and is easily accessible by public transport.

As a Intervention Support Assistant, you will have a desire to work with young people and aim to make a real difference to a child’s life. Experience of working with Primary School aged children is desirable, and any extra training such as; Phonics or Safeguarding is highly desirable.

We are looking for hard working and committed individuals who would be confident and happy working with pupils of all ability levels, including Special Educational Needs. The following are essential to the role:

• Recent graduate in Childhood Studies, Literacy, English, EYFS or any other educational topic as a specialism

• Firm understanding of National Curriculum in mainstream Primary Schools

• Be proactive and resilient to the nature of the role

To register with Teaching Personnel and apply for the above role, please contact Charley Alexander on 0113 224 0231 or email

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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