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Year 6 Teaching Assistant Required for a St Austell Primary

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working with a Primary School in the St Austell area of Cornwall who are seeking a confident Teaching Assistant to support within their Year 6 Class.

Working hours - 8.15am - 1.10pm, Monday - Friday.

Start date - ASAP

Contract length - ongoing

The role of a Teaching Assistant is -

  • Create and maintain a purposeful, orderly and supportive environment, in accordance with lesson plans and assist with the display of pupils' work.
  • Use strategies, in liaison with the teacher, to support pupils to achieve learning goals.
  • Provide detailed and regular feedback to teachers on pupils achievement, progress, problems etc.
  • Promote good pupil behaviour, dealing promptly with conflict and incidents in line with established policy and encourage pupils to take responsibility for their own behaviour.
  • Supervise and provide particular support for pupils, including those with special needs, ensuring their safety and access to learning activities.
  • Undertake structured and agreed learning activities/teaching programmes, adjusting activities according to pupil responses.

The school are ideally looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant who has previously supported within a Primary School, preferably in a Key Stage Two setting. You must be enthusiastic, energetic, flexible and willing to be involved with school life.

If this role sounds like you, we would love to hear from you! Please either call Verity at Teaching Personnel on 01872 250123 or email a CV and cover letter

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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