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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you looking for a class teaching assistant role in the Chelmsford or Maldon District?


About the school

Our client school is a mainstream primary school in the heart of Essex. This school are looking to take on a class teaching assistant on a 20 week contract before offering a permanent contract in 2020. 

You will be working in either a year 3, 4 or 5 classroom supporting the class teacher in the education and learning of the schools pupils. 

This school help develop young people's emotional well-being and social skills. The aim is to develop students to be effective learners so they are able to cope better with the things they find challenging. They do this through a focus on establishing positive and healthy relationships, emotional well-being and developing social skills.

Ideal Candidate:

Worried you have little experience in supporting students in an education setting - do not panic! Some of the best candidates within schools have little, if no experience, working in a school. However, their outgoing personality has enabled them to fully flourish within this role and the transferable skills they have from previous roles are key to them working in this environment! If you do not already have experience working in a setting such as this then any personal or professional experience with autism is welcomed!

If you live in (or can travel to) Southend-on-sea, are proactive, empathetic, engaging and creative then this could be the perfect next role for you! 

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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