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Roma Slovak Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Roma/Slovak speakers with schools experience needed in North Sheffield

  • Excellent rates of pay dependant on experience
  • Make a difference to children in your local community
  • Gain relevant paid experience in an Ofsted rated "Good" school

A large Primary School in the North of Sheffield are currently seeking a Roma/Slovak speaking Support Assistant to work 1:1 with their EAL students . This would involve completing language based activities, supporting with academic work and also providing pastoral support to help the students intregrate into the whole school community, as well as perform family liaison duties such and interpreting in meetings and translating correspondence

The majority of the students you would be working with are originally from Slovakia and of Roma extraction. A knowledge of of these languages would be preferential however is not essential as experience of working with EAL students and developing their English skills is the main focus.

The role would be to start ASAP and could run until the end of the academic year. There is a regular bus service from Sheffield City centre if you would be traveling on public transport.

The ideal candidate would be enthusiastic, adaptable, able to quickly build rapport with and support vulnerable students If you are a native speaker with schools experience or have the language skills needed and transferable skills, such as previous experience working in translation and interpreting, please get in contact.

Please call Charlie on 0114 241 3340 or email your current 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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