Early Years Teaching Assistant
Contract until July 2019
North East London
Do you have a passion for working with children?
Are you looking for a new and exciting position in Early Years?
This friendly mainstream primary school, based in Walthamstow are looking for a creative and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join their well-established faculty. The school are proud of their modern building and stimulating outdoor facilities, it has excellent resources and on the job support.
The school strive to be a great community school where children can progress and learn in a happy and safe environment, they look to care and nurture children to help them develop not only academically but socially. The thriving primary school believe in giving their pupils a broad and balanced learning experience, the curriculum is fun and creative, as a teaching assistant it will be your responsibility to engage the children in day to day learning.
The position will be working alongside a reception class, the school need someone who can commit to the rest of the academic year and someone who can preferably start as soon as possible. It is important that you have a real passion and enthusiasm for working in education, particularly in early years, although a Level 3 qualification is preferred it is not vital.
The role requires someone who displays confident communication skills and an energetic, engaging personality with the children. You will be working as a general class Teaching Assistant, supporting and supervising the children’s physical and general care as well as their learning. The role will involve working alongside the class teachers to plan and prepare activities, as well as observing and tracking pupil development and progress.
The Ideal Teaching Assistant will have/be:
Previous experience working in early years
Creative, Enthusiastic and Ambitious
Dedicated to Pupil Development
Able to commit to the entire academic year
Keen to get involved in all aspects of the school
Have excellent communication skills
Why Choose Horizon?
At Horizon Teachers, we have been building strong relationships with Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools across London and the South East since 2008. As well as having a competitive pay rate we are also passionate about enhancing children’s education. Many of us are former teachers with experience in Primary, Secondary and SEN education, so we feel we have a great understanding and can guide you through the process in finding your perfect role.
Does this sound like a Teaching Assistant opportunity you could be interested in?
Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.
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