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Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting Teaching Assistants that are available for work within a number of secondary schools based in Wigan.

Since the return from lockdown, Teaching Personnel have received a high influx of requests from schools across the Wigan LEA for Teaching Assistants who are able to work on both a full and part-time basis.

With this in mind we now seek to hear from experienced Teaching Assistants or from applicants who wish to gain an introduction into this line of work.

Teaching Assistants

  • Teaching Assistants – Full and Part-time positions available
  • Competitive pay rates in line with your experience
  • Must hold or be able to apply for a DBS certificate and register it to the update service
  • Immediate start dates available

As a Teaching Assistant working within a number of our client schools, no day will be the same and you can expect to gain opportunities in a number of key areas;

  • Behaviour Support
  • Learning Support
  • SEN Support
  • General Classroom Support
  • Intervention and Tuition

The Teaching Assistant roles that we offer are perfect for experienced Teaching Assistants looking for regular or flexible work within a number of excellent schools, but are also ideal for Graduates who wish to gain experience within a secondary school setting ahead of a teacher training course in the future.

To be considered for the role as a Teaching Assistant you must be flexible, friendly and willing to go the extra mile for students within the school. You must be able to ensure that the needs of each students are met and that they have the opportunity to flourish and excel within school.

If this sounds like you and you are interested then please apply by submitting an updated CV using the link below;

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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