EYFS Teaching Assistant

  • Temporary
  • Oldham
  • £400 - 475 per week

Connex - Manchester

Teaching Assistant
£400 – £475 per week

About the Role

Connex Education are working with a successful Primary School in Oldham, who are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant, to work at their school on a full-time basis.

About the School

By the time the children leave in Year 6, the school want their children to be open minded, independent, respectful, resilient, active, creative and forward thinking. They have high standards, and achieve this through a creative and fun curriculum but also by providing an environment where children feel safe and happy. The school is incredibly diverse, with a large number of children speaking English as an Additional Language.

Assignment Details

This diverse, two-form entry primary school in Oldham, are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and driven Teaching Assistant to support in an Early Years setting across Nursery and Reception classes. This full-time position will start immediately and will be ongoing until the end of the academic year in July, with the possibility of an extension into the new academic year of September 2024, should the school decide that the candidate is the right fit.

Benefits of working with Connex Education

  • Competitive daily rate
  • PAYE paid weekly
  • Free access to our SEND Toolkit skills development package comprising over 19 courses
  • Potential to complete funded formal qualifications, from Level 2 SEND, Level 3 Teaching and Learning, Level 4 HLTA and Level 5 TEFL
  • Career progression via our Care to Classroom setting conversion course
  • Wellbeing programme and refresher training for life in a 21st century classroom
  • Trainee teacher apprenticeship opportunities

Person Specification

  • Holds experience with children that have Special Educational Needs either within the classroom or a similar setting
  • Hold a valid Level 1, 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant qualification
  • Be willing to provide personal care if needed
  • Have a current DBS on the update service or willing to provide a new one

If you are interested in the role above, or would like to discuss more supply opportunities with hundreds of local schools, please apply today. Alternatively, if you have any queries or would like to express your interest of being a part of our amazing team, please contact Zara Jones either via email zara.jones@connex-education.com or by dialling 0161 518 9000.

All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks, including a DBS check. All appointments will be made subject to a DBS check. Connex Education Partnership is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. We respect and value cultural and religious diversity and will not discriminate based on age, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, religion, culture or disability. Everyone is assessed on merit alone.

Connex Education Partnership is an employment agency and employment business.

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