Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant
  • £65 - £70 per Day
  • Long-Term
  • Oldham, Greater Manchester, England Oldham Greater Manchester OL1 3EZ
Job Ref: 280018
Sector: Key Stage 1 (KS1)
Date Added: 09 April 2021

Teaching Assistant I EAL I KS1 I Oldham I Easter

Are you a qualified & experienced teaching assistant with recent experience supporting primary school aged children?

Are you dedicate about raising the attainment levels of small groups of children in literacy & numeracy? Are you experienced supporting key stage 1 children?

Do you have experience working with Urdu or Punjabi speaking children?

Celsian Education are working with a two-form entry primary school in Oldham to recruit an experienced teaching assistant to work in key stage 1. It is advantageous if you have experience supporting children whose language spoken at home is not English. This would preferably be Urdu or Punjabi.

This role is to start after the Easter holidays and will continue until the end of the academic year. The successful candidate will need to be available to work 5 days per week.

All short listed candidates will need to have satisfactory background checks completed prior to starting the role, this includes having an enhanced DBS check that is on the update service ( or be willing to obtain one) as well as providing sufficient references covering the last 2 years, at least 1 of which needs to be from an educational establishment.

Please note, that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

To be considered for this role you will need to:-

  • Hold a valid & recognised childcare qualification to at least Level 2
  • Have recent KS1 classroom experience in a UK school
  • Have recent experience working with children whose first language spoken at home is either Urdu or Punjabi
  • Have recent experience working with primary aged pupils
  • Be genuinely committed to enhancing the educational and personal development of your key children and the rest of the class.

When you work with Celsian Education, you will receive:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
  • Opportunities to progress your career
  • Ongoing career advice from a dedicated consultant
  • Free regular online CPD courses.

Plus, recommend a friend who's looking for a new role and we'll thank you with £250 of Amazon vouchers for every teacher and £75 of Amazon vouchers for every teaching assistant who registers and works for 10 days.

To find similar roles and register for more fantastic teaching opportunities, apply now or visit Celsian Education

Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.

Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.

08/06/2021 12:00:10
GBP 65 70 Day
Contact Consultant:
Hayley Tootill

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