Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (TA)

Brent LA

Job Description

Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (TA)

Hours of Work: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM, Term Time

Pay: £85-£100 per day

Location: Brent

Job Type: Part Time

About the school:

Located in the heart of Brent, London, our vibrant school is a community academy committed to providing outstanding education to over 400 pupils. We are proud of our “outstanding” OFSTED grading, we strive for excellence in all aspects of teaching and learning. Our warm and welcoming environment, nestled within elegant Victorian architecture, boasts spacious sports fields and lush gardens, providing an enriching backdrop for learning and play.

Our inclusive ethos ensures that every child receives the support they need, with dedicated SEN-friendly classrooms and reading-focused classes. Additionally, our extensive library offers a wealth of resources to inspire young minds. Join our dedicated team of educators and make a difference in the lives of our diverse student body.

About the role:

We are seeking a dynamic and dedicated Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant to join our team in Brent, London. As a TA, you will provide support in boosters, interventions, and special educational needs within a primary school setting.

This part-time role offers an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young learners. If you are passionate about education and possess relevant experience, we want to hear from you. Apply now to join our vibrant school community.

Application Requirements:

• Relevant Experience: Demonstrated experience working as a teaching assistant in a primary school setting, preferably with a minimum of 1-2 years of experience supporting Key Stage 1 students.

• Subject Knowledge: Strong understanding of the Key Stage 1 curriculum and experience assisting with the delivery of core subjects such as English, Mathematics, and Science.

• Professional Skills: Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively engage with students, parents, and colleagues to support the educational goals of the school.

Key Responsibilities:

• Support Classroom Learning: Assist the class teacher in delivering engaging and differentiated lessons, ensuring the inclusion and participation of all Key Stage 1 students.

• Small Group Interventions: Facilitate small group interventions and booster sessions to support students who require additional assistance in core subjects such as English and Mathematics, helping to reinforce key concepts and improve academic attainment.

• Assessment and Progress Monitoring: Assist in the assessment and monitoring of student progress, including conducting formative assessments, recording data, and providing feedback to teachers and parents on student achievements and areas for development.

Perks and Benefits:

• Professional Development Opportunities:

Access to ongoing training and professional development opportunities, including workshops, seminars, and courses, to enhance your skills and knowledge in educational support and special educational needs (SEN).

• Supportive Work Environment:

Join a supportive and collaborative team of educators who are dedicated to providing high-quality education and support to Key Stage 1 students, fostering a positive and inclusive school culture.

• Work-Life Balance:

Benefit from a part-time work schedule that offers flexibility and the opportunity to maintain a healthy work-life balance, allowing you to pursue personal interests and commitments outside of work.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in an interview, either in-person or via video conference, with members of the school’s leadership team and/or relevant department. The interview will provide an opportunity for candidates to discuss their skills, experiences, and suitability for the role in more detail.

Do you feel you meet the criteria for this exciting opportunity?

If so, please either apply below or contact Teach-Now directly. All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification.

If you are not contacted within 2 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and continue to help you in your search for a job within education. Good luck with your application, we look forward to hearing from you.

Teach Now operates stringent safer recruitment procedures.

We are committed to promoting equality and challenging discrimination. Teach Now is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Clearance.

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Sami Ozay
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