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Teaching Assistant

  • Location: York
  • Sector: Primary
  • Date posted: 22/12/2020
This vacancy has now expired.

Job description

Do you have experience working with children?

Are you looking for an exciting new role to work around your other commitments?

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking Teaching Assistants  / Learning Support Assistants to start in January. We have helped many teaching assistants find permanent roles this year and interim work until that has been found. 

Who are Teaching Personnel?

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency. We currently work with over 100 schools across North Yorkshire, providing day to day supply as well as long term cover and permanent staff.

Whether you are looking for the flexibility afforded by short term work to fit around your other commitments, longer term guaranteed work, or your next perfect permanent role, registering with us means you can find exactly what you are looking for!

How does it work?

The first step is a telephone conversation with one of our skilled consultants to discuss the process of clearing you for work and the types of work we have available in your area. If this seems like the type or role for you, we will then proceed to clear you for work.

What kind of work is available?

The role of any Teaching Assistant is varied, and here at Teaching Personnel it’s not different! Roles vary from full to part time, and can last one day to one year depending on what you’re looking for.

Types of work include;

121 SEN support

121 behaviour support

Small group phonics / numeracy / literacy intervention work

Nurture groups

Friendship mentor

General classroom assistant

Breakfast / after school club cover

…and many more!

Who can be a Teaching Assistant?

Ideally you will have a Teaching Assistant / childcare qualification or school based experienced. However candidates with experience or qualifications in Special Educational Needs and those who have worked in Health and social care, child counselling and children’s homes are also encouraged to apply.


If you are interested or would like to find out more call the North Yorkshire Primary Team or apply now!

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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