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Reception class Teaching Assistant

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We are currently working closely with a ‘Good’ Primary school located on the outskirts of Bury town centre. This school is looking to add an Early Years teaching assistant to their Early Years Department to start as soon as possible.

As an Early Years teaching assistant, you would be expected support children on a small group basis and occasionally on a 1:1 basis. The focus for the school at this current moment is to help support and aid with assessing the pupils to determine who will require additional support in their learning. From there you will support with interventions such as Phonics for pupils to catch up.

The Person:

  • Desirable - experience of working with key stage 1 children in a primary school
  • Must have confidence to deliver Literacy and Phonics intervention groups in particular
  • Good classroom control and behaviour management
  • Teachers looking to work as a TA welcomed to apply
  • Graduates who are looking to start a career within Education are also welcome to apply.

If you are interested in this position, please apply or call the Manchester North Primary Branch on 0161 242 1790 for more information!

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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