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Reception Teaching Assistant

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Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 27/02/2018 23:59
£8.05 - £10.77 per hour
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Job details 

Closing date:
27 Feb

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

A partner primary school to First Class Supply, based in south east Northumberland, are currently looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work within a Reception class. The position is to commence as soon as possible for the duration of the term on a full time basis, with the possibility of the position extending until the end of the academic year.

This is a very large primary school which is fortunate to benefit from a modern building and facilities, and which has converted to academy status within the last couple of years. Leadership and provision in the early years is a strength of the school’s work. Pupils in this school are well-mannered and polite. Leaders have prioritised well-thought-through approaches to developing emotional well-being for pupils.

To be successful in this role you must:
  • be creative, supportive, flexible, enthusiastic and highly motivated
  • have the confidence and skills to plan for, work with and assess the progress of pupils –under the direction of the class teacher
  • hold a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in childcare or education
  • be experienced in approaches to successfully supporting pupils with behavioural difficulties and those requiring additional support
  • have recent experience/knowledge of working within a Reception setting within the UK National Curriculum.
First Class Supply are a genuine independent Employment Business that specialises in the education sector, currently celebrating 14 hugely successful years in educational recruitment. We have an unrivalled, fantastic reputation for delivering an exceptional, personal service to our partner schools, teachers and support staff alike. The first to forge real partnerships with schools, we are proud that our company ethos to support our local community in real ways has proved truly beneficial. As part of our commitment to our teachers and support staff we offer free, ongoing CPD courses, as well as ongoing professional support by in-house educational industry professionals. We lead, where others follow.

First Class Supply have forged strong partnerships with schools in Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Durham and Tees Valley.

If you would like to learn more about us and join the largest independent supply teaching agency in the North East, please contact our Nursery division on 0191 251 5566.

Applicants will attend a face-to-face interview, be expected to undergo reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure (if not currently held).

First Class Supply is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education.

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