Teaching Assistant - South Tyneside

Posted 20 March 2024
Salary £95 - £100 per day
LocationTyne and Wear
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameBethany Greenwood-Fox

Job description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant
Location: South Tyneside
Contract Type: Long term.

Leader Education are recruiting a Teaching Assistant to work at a proud and unique primary school that is part of the Tyne Coast Academy Trust. The perfect candidate will demonstrate a strong passion for education, possess excellent communication skills, and have prior experience in a related field such as healthcare or nursery practice. The school caters for pupils ages 2 to 11 years.

The school are proud of their growth since joining the academy trust in 2013, from that point they have grown from strength to strength, offering an inclusive curriculum driven by resourcefulness and ambition. Ofsted rated them 'Good', describing the school as warm and friendly where the pupils are happy and safe.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30am until 3.30pm.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Enthusiasm for working in education.
  • Educational background or work experience relevant to the position.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with teachers, students, and parents.
  • Demonstrated patience, adaptability, and enthusiasm for supporting student learning.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply).
  • Free CPD including Team Teach.
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support.
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a comprehensive CV outlining their teaching experience, qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please email your CV or call us on 0333 577 5034.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.