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Teaching Assistant Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£10.20 - 15.00 per hour


Temporary | Full Time



Location: Lancaster

Position: Teaching Assistant

Salary: £1,326 - £1,600 per month

Start date: ASAP

About the role:

To work with and supervise the physical/general care of individuals and groups of children under the direction of the Teacher, providing general support to the Teacher in the management of pupils in the classroom. When required, to take part in the planning, development and implementation of programmes of support for pupils with special educational needs.

Main duties:

  • Supervise and provide support for pupils, ensuring their safety and access to learning activities
  • Establish good working relationships with pupils acting as a role model
  • Encourage pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the Teacher
  • Promote inclusion and acceptance of all pupils, self-esteem and independence
  • Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under the guidance and direction of the Teacher

Support for the Teacher:

  • In liaison with the Teacher, utilize strategies to support pupils in achieving learning goals
  • Assist with the display of pupils’ work
  • Provide detailed and regular feedback to Teachers on pupils’ achievements and progress
  • Promote good pupil behaviour, dealing promptly with conflict and incidents and encouraging pupils to take responsibility for their own behaviour in line with established school policy
  • Establish constructive relationships with parents/carers

If you are interested in this role the Preston Secondary Team are happy to provide more information or click the apply now link to submit your CV along with your covering 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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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