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Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Primary Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £110 per day

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Job Title: Full-Time Teaching Assistant

Location: Putney, London

Start Date: September 7, 2024

Contract Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive, based on experience

About the School: An esteemed pre-prep school in Putney is dedicated to providing a nurturing and stimulating environment for young learners. They are committed to fostering a love for learning and ensuring that each child reaches their full potential. With a strong emphasis on holistic development, our school prides itself on its supportive community, innovative teaching methods, and dedicated staff.

The Role: We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our Year 3 team. The successful candidate will work closely with the class teacher to provide high-quality support to our students, helping to create an engaging and inclusive classroom environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the class teacher in planning and delivering lessons that cater to the diverse needs of Year 3 students.
  • Provide individual and group support to students, ensuring they are fully engaged and able to access the curriculum.
  • Help manage classroom behaviour, promoting a positive and respectful learning environment.
  • Support the social and emotional development of students, offering guidance and encouragement.
  • Assist with the preparation and organisation of classroom materials and resources.
  • Supervise students during breaks, lunchtimes, and other school activities.
  • Help with the assessment and recording of student progress, providing feedback to the class teacher.
  • Participate in school events, trips, and extracurricular activities as required.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all students at all times.


  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant, preferably within a primary or pre-prep school setting.
  • A genuine passion for working with young children and supporting their development.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • Patience, empathy, and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or child development are desirable.
  • An Enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Why Join Us?

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • Access to a range of resources and modern teaching facilities.
  • A vibrant and inclusive school community.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated and passionate Teaching Assistant with the skills and experience to support Year 3 students, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Carl at Reeson Education

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.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%