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Year 2 Teaching Assistant - Oldham

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Job description

If you are passionate about children and want to support them with getting the best education, then this may be the right role for you.

This Oldham based (OL3) Primary School, would like for an experienced teaching assistant with a bubbly personality, to join their team after Easter.

The teaching assistant would be supporting a lovely Year 2 class in this 'one-form' primary school until the end of the Academic year. The school is smaller than average and has a fantastic relationship with parents and the surrounding community. The children are really well behaved and are engaged and well supported in their learning.

Current standards in reading, writing and mathematics across the school are rising quickly. However, some of the most able pupils could make more rapid progress. Additional support may be required for a few pupils in the class, so a teaching assistant with experience working with children in small groups and also on a 1:1 basis is desirable.

The ideal candidate will;

  • Be passionate about children and education
  • Be enthusiastic and lively
  • Be flexible and adaptable
  • Have prior experience working with children in and educational setting

Please apply if you meet the above criteria and are able to start after Easter.

The school is easily accessible via A635. If using public transport, it is a 40 minute train ride from the Manchester City Centre.

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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