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 Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel are currently working in partnership with a large number of schools and Multi Academy Trusts across the North of Sheffield. Due to the high volume of work we currently have available, we are seeking experienced Teaching Assistants for positions to support the learning and development of students in both KS1 and KS2.

We are looking for Teaching Assistants with experience supporting across a range of Primary settings, who can positively contribute to raising attainment in various Key Stages, supporting the class Teacher in the delivery of engaging lessons. Other responsibilities include delivering 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.

To apply for this role, you must hold a minimum of a Level CACHE qualification or equivalent, with experience in supporting in educational settings.

Our Ideal Teaching Assistant:

  • Experience working with children in a classroom or nursery setting 
  • Able to motivate and inspire children 
  • Keen to develop own skills - willing to undergo additional training 
  • Good diary availability 

In turn, Teaching Personnel can offer you;

  • Up to GBP70 per day, depending on previous experience
  • Ongoing development through our unrivalled CPD Academy
  • A dedicated consultant who will work for you
  • Support with interviews to find your ideal position
  • Work in schools exclusive to Teaching Personnel
  • Full and Part Time work to fit around your existing commitments 
  • Experience in a range of settings, including Integrated Resource Units 


To apply for this role, please forward your full CV to Laura Jarvis in the Sheffield North Primary Team or call us on 0114 241 3340 for more information.

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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