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Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (TA)

Newham LA

Job Description

Empower Young Minds: Join Us as a KS1 Teaching Assistant!

Hours of Work:

Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM – Term Time Only


Nestled within the vibrant community of Newham, our esteemed client, a beacon of learning in this culturally diverse London borough, seeks a compassionate KS1 Teaching Assistant to champion the educational journey of their young learners.

Role Overview:

Are you passionate about making a tangible difference in the lives of children?

Our client is searching for a dedicated KS1 Teaching Assistant with a flair for running interventions, crucial for nurturing the potential of pupils facing academic hurdles. In this role, you’ll be instrumental in providing targeted support to children, unlocking their unique capabilities, and fostering a love for learning.

Pay Rate:

KS1 Teaching Assistant: £85-£100 per day.

Why Interventions Matter:

Interventions are more than just additional support; they’re lifelines for children navigating educational challenges. Whether it’s overcoming reading difficulties, grasping mathematical concepts, or building confidence, interventions offer tailored strategies to meet individual needs, ensuring no child is left behind. As a KS1 Teaching Assistant, your role in implementing these interventions is pivotal, shaping the educational landscape for children who need it most.


Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant in a primary school setting, particularly within KS1.

A deep understanding of the importance of interventions and their impact on children’s academic progress.

Compassion, patience, and a nurturing approach to supporting children through their learning journey.

Strong teamwork and communication skills, essential for collaborating effectively with colleagues and parents alike.

Why Choose Us:

Joining our client’s team means becoming part of a supportive educational community committed to empowering every child to reach their full potential. In the vibrant borough of Newham, you’ll witness firsthand the transformative power of education in a culturally rich and diverse environment.

Full-Time, Long-Term Commitment:

This is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to make a lasting impact on the lives of young learners. As a full-time, long-term position, you’ll have the chance to forge meaningful connections with students and colleagues alike, creating a nurturing environment where every child can thrive.

Ready to Make a Difference? Apply Today:

If you’re ready to embark on a fulfilling journey as a KS1 Teaching Assistant, where your dedication and expertise in interventions can shape the future of children, we invite you to submit your CV and a heartfelt cover letter. Together, let’s empower young minds and ignite the spark of learning in Newham’s next generation. We eagerly await your application!

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.

Your Consultant
Sami Ozay
Sami Ozay
Sami is a Resourcer, with responsibility across all London boroughs.



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