EYFS Teaching Assistant

Halewood, Merseyside
Date Posted:27 Apr 2021
  1. Early years
  1. Long-term

EYFS Teaching Assistant

Halewood, Merseyside

The children, staff and Governors of a Halewood-based Primary School are looking to appoint a creative, imaginative and enthusiastic practitioner to work as an Early Years Teaching Assistant.

The successful candidate will provide social, emotional, educational and welfare support to our children.

The successful applicant will, also, have:

  • Strong Literacy and Numeracy skills;
  • The ability to work alongside the Class Teacher and a small team of Teaching Assistants;
  • High expectations and the ability to motivate pupils;
  • A calm personality, patience and good sense of humour;
  • A Level 2 qualification;
  • Good knowledge, understanding and experience of the curriculum.

In return we can offer the successful candidate:

  • A school that welcomes ideas for development and innovation;
  • Happy and hardworking children;
  • A vibrant school curriculum;
  • A dedicated and enthusiastic staff team;
  • A commitment to your personal professional development.

Hours of work: 5 days per week, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Contract type: Temporary until July 2021 with a possibility of becoming permanent

To express an interest in the role, please click 'Apply now' or alternatively, call the Tradewind Liverpool branch on 0151 221 9666 for more information regarding how we can support your next career move.


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