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Teaching Personnel work with a large Primary School in the South of Sheffield, who are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant to work across the Key Stages to support children with EAL. We are looking for someone who has a thorough knowledge of age related expectations and experience supporting children with EAL in the classroom. The school are very supportive and have specialist resources to support pupils within the classroom.

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who can positively contribute to raising achievement in various Key Stages, working either 1:1 or with small groups. You will support the class teacher and deliver structured activities to support English, Phonics and Maths. You may work with children who have been identified as having Special Educational Needs, so experience in this area would be desired. You will need to challenge and motivate children in your care, to reinforce self-esteem and encourage them to take part in whole class activities in a positive manner.

We would also welcome applicants for this Teaching Assistant role who have transferable skills, such as ex forces, sports coaches and Youth Workers.

Our Ideal Teaching Assistant (EAL) will have:

  • CACHE L3 or degree educated
  • Experience working with children with children across Key Stages
  • Familiar with current assessments
  • Experience delivering phonics/speech and language intervention
  • Experience supporting children with EAL

In turn, Teaching Personnel can offer you;

  • Up to £65 per day, depending on previous experience
  • Ongoing development through our unrivalled CPD Academy
  • A dedicated, specialist consultant who will work for you
  • Support with interviews to find your ideal position
  • Work in schools exclusive to Teaching Personnel
  • Full time work

To apply for this role, please forward your full CV to Yasmin Sims in the Sheffield South Primary Team or call us on 0114 2413343 for more information.

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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