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Welsh Medium Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you a fluent Welsh Speaker?

Are you looking for a career working with primary aged children?

Are you looking for your next challenge?

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency. We are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant to workat one of our Welsh Medium Primary Schools in the Cardiff area. The school is a two form primary school which will take on 30 new pupils at Easter therefore they are looking to increase the number of teaching assistants to support across the Foundation Phase. 

What the role of a classroom assistant involves:

  • working within the class to support the class teacher with their lessons
  • working alongside a team of support staff in class
  • working on a 1:1 basis with pupils who require additional support

This is a temporary position but there is the opportunity to go permanent for the right candidate.

The successful candidate must:

  • have experience or have an interest in working with children aged 3 - 11
  • be resilient
  • be a Fluent Welsh Speaker

To be successful in this role it is desirable if you:

  • have experience working within a school setting
  • have experience working with children and/or adults with learning difficulties
  • be resilient and confident working with challenging behaviour
  • Be able to demonstrate a good understanding of the role of a Teaching Assistant
  • Have the ability to engage pupils in their learning and support them in their social, emotional and personal wellbeing
  • be nurturing and enthusiastic
  • have experience in delivering outdoor education/experience within the sports industry

Working as a teaching assistant for Teaching Personnel offers the following benefits:

  • Specialist Recruitment Consultant dedicated to finding you work
  • Flexible work in schools local to you
  • Access to our CPD Academy
  • Pension Scheme
  • Weekly Pay
  • Refer a Friend Scheme

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

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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