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Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£10.23 - 15.00 per hour


Permanent | Full Time



Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for your next opportunity? Do you have experience working with children in some form of support capacity and looking to get into education? Do you thrive on being part of a supportive and encouraging environment who work hard to improve the lives of children? 
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We are seeking two teaching assistants to work at two well regarded York schools, full time from January. There will be the option to work in either EYFS/KS1 or within a KS2 class.

The right Teaching Assistant will be recurited through Teaching Personnel, working alongside the class teacher to assist with the learning and wellbeing needs of the pupils. The Teaching Assistant role is varied and your responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • supporting the emotional needs of pupils as well as providing academic support, delivering lessons planned by the class teacher.
  • assisting the class teacher and other staff in carrying out an appropriate planned programme of work to meet the needs of the particular children enabling him/her to reach full potential
  • support with childrens integration into the rest of the class/group
  • encourage and support the learning process pupils both on a one-to-one basic and within a group
  • assist in the monitoring of the child’s performance and to report progress.
  • provide feedback to enhance pupil self esteem and to encourage acceptable behaviour
  • care for the safety, welfare and hygiene of each child
  • liaise effectively with all staff in the school. 

The ideal candidate will be available 5 days per week and  will hold a UK recognised Teaching Assistant qualification or relevant experience working with primary School aged pupils in addition to demonstrating strong behaviour management skills.


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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