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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    South London

  • Sector:

    Secondary Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £72 - £105 per day

  • Contact:

    Rahul Bahal

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant

  • Immediate start
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • An excellent opportunity for a graduate looking to gain experience in education

A Teaching Assistant is needed in a mixed comprehensive Secondary School in South London.

The school is seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant on a full-time, long term/permanent basis.

Working hours and days for this Teaching Assistant role will be 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday.

Job responsibilities for this Teaching Assistant post will involve providing support to students in class and on a 1:1 basis, assisting class teachers in the development of resources, schemes of work and strategies, as well as recording pupil progress.

In terms of qualifications and experience, the school is preferably seeking a Teaching Assistant who is educated to at least degree level, has knowledge of working with young people with challenging behaviours, experience of supporting young people from disadvantaged backgrounds and a solid understanding of proper Safeguarding practices in a school environment.

The rates of pay for this Teaching Assistant position will range from £72 to £105 a day, depending on the experiences and qualifications of each candidate.

The School

The school's staff endeavour to set high standards for their pupils, to ensure they continue develop their attainment and personal character. This is to prepare them for life after education, whether they choose to go straight in to work or pursue further education.

One element which assists with this, is the wide-ranging curriculum, which enables students to access learning that is both broad and effective.

With a large intake of pupils from the immediate/local area, the school builds on and further enhances the strong relationships between members of its community.

Given the funding that has gone in to the school, staff can expect to work in an environment that feels inspiring, safe and easy to navigate.


Applications are welcome if you're at any stage in your career, including if you're a graduate or experienced Teaching Assistant.

You are also encouraged to apply if you are a British trained Teaching Assistant or overseas trained Teaching Assistant.

All applicants must have the following in order to be considered for this position as a Teaching Assistant:

  • Clear and up to date Enhanced DBS
  • Right to work unhindered in the UK
  • UK degree level education or overseas equivalent
  • Relevant knowledge and experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in UK schools

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity in education as a Teaching Assistant, then please apply via the link below and send your CV to Rahul at REESON Education as soon as possible.

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

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