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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you a sports graduate and looking to start building the foundations of a successful and rewarding career in education?

Would you like to gain further experience before applying for a PGCE?

Teaching Personnel are seeking a hard-working and confident Sports Graduate to work in a lovely Primary School in CF11 area of Cardiff to work as a KS2 Teaching Assistant in a year 5 class.

The role will be to work 1:1 with a pupil who has Additional Learning Needs (ALN) and can display challenging behaviour. The pupil has a strong interest in sports which is why we are looking for someone with a sports background.

The role will be ongoing for the rest of the academic year.

What we're looking for:

  • Minimum 2:2 degree in a sports related degree
  • Someone who can support Teachers in planning, preparation and delivery of lessons and willing to use initiative in the class room.
  • A highly motivated and energetic individual
  • Ability to build and maintain solid relationships with staff, students and parents.
  • Being a positive role model at all times and be able to create a fun and exciting environment for learning.
  • Someone with experiencing working with children either in a classroom setting or coaching.

If you feel the above role is suitable for you and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education, please contact Sophie on 02920 660270.

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.

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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