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Year 5 Teaching Assistant

Job description

Salary: Minimum GBP61.20 per day
Contract type: Temporary with the possibility to turn permanent
Working days: Monday to Friday (term time only).
Working hours: 8:30am to 3pm (half hour lunch)

Teaching Personnel are looking to appoint a passionate, engaging, and motivated Teaching Assistant to start in ASAP until the end of the academic year for a primary school in Barry.

The successful Teaching Assistant will be required to work in a Year 5 class supporting the class teacher with general day to day activities, taking small groups for reading and writing and helping with lunch duty.

The successful candidate will:

  • Ideally have experience working with children (however this does not have to be in a school setting)
  • Have a patient and nurturing personality.
  • Be able to use their own initiative.
  • Be committed to the role and ensure the pupil has the support required.
  • Have a strong passion to enhance the development of pupils.
  • Be registered with the EWC (assistance provided)
  • Hold a current Child Workforce DBS registered on the update service (assistance provided)

The school is looking for a committed Teaching Assistant as there is a potential for a permanent contract.

If you feel this is the right role for you, please apply now with an updated copy of your CV and we will be in touch!

TEACHING PERSONNEL are a recommended supplier of Agency Staff in Cardiff and are Approved by the Welsh Government Teacher Agency Framework. We proved exemplary vetting standards, candidate care, fair payment for staff and ethical practices to meet the criteria.

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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