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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:

    South West London

  • Sector:

    Primary Teaching

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Location: Wandsworth, London (SW18)

Contract Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Start Date: September 2024

Salary: Competitive, aligned with experience

Teaching Assistant Job Description:

A vibrant and nurturing primary school located in Wandsworth, London, is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join their supportive team. This is a full-time position, commencing in September 2024, and offers a fantastic opportunity to work in a dynamic educational environment that prioritises student well-being and academic excellence.

Teaching Assistant Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation and delivery of engaging and differentiated lessons, working closely with the class teacher.
  • Provide one-on-one and small group support to students, particularly those with additional learning needs, to enhance their educational experience.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students requiring additional support.
  • Help maintain a positive and inclusive classroom environment that encourages active learning and fosters student engagement.
  • Support the class teacher in assessing and monitoring student progress, providing constructive feedback to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Assist in the supervision of students during break times, ensuring their safety and promoting positive social interactions.
  • Participate in school activities, events, and outings, contributing to the broader school community.
  • Uphold the school's values and ethos in all interactions with students, staff, and parents.

Teaching Assistant Requirements:

  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant or in a similar role within a primary school setting.
  • A passion for education and a genuine interest in supporting the learning and development of children.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
  • A proactive and flexible approach to work, with the ability to adapt to changing needs and priorities.
  • A commitment to continuous professional development and a desire to contribute to the school community.
  • An Enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Teaching Assistant Benefits:

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment within a forward-thinking primary school.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • Access to a range of resources and modern facilities to support effective teaching and learning.
  • A competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.

Application Process: Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their CV and a covering letter outlining their suitability for the role. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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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