EYFS Teaching Assistant

Kingston upon Thames, London
Date Posted:11 Sep 2020
  1. Early years
  1. Long-term

EYFS Teaching Assistant

Kingston upon Thames, London

Tradewind Recruitment are currently working with a good School based in Kingston, who are seeking an enthusiastic and caring Early Years Teaching Assistant to undertake a full-time role for the remainder of the 2020/21 academic year, with a permanent position available for the right candidate in September 2021.

As an Early Years Teaching Assistant, the role will see you support and nurture children in both Nursery and Reception, you will interact with many different children with varying needs and build rapport with them to really aid their developments and improve their outcomes which is incredibly rewarding.

The school aim to provide rich experiences and opportunities through a broad and varied curriculum, which allows every child to enjoy their own success. Focussing not only on the academic achievement of pupils, but striving to develop the whole child by offering a range of sporting, creative and residential activities. The school try to make learning creative, stimulating, inclusive and fun, with lots of challenge and ambitious goals for the future.

The core duties of this EYFS Teaching Assistant role are:
*To work with groups of children under the supervision of the teacher including the delivery of programmes of work and implementation of support plans.
*Supervise and provide support for pupils, including those with special needs ensuring their safety and access to learning activities.
*Give regular feedback on children's development to the class teacher and file records.
*Establish good relationships with pupils, taking on role model by presenting a positive personal image and responding appropriately to individual needs.
*To contribute to the planning of the activities within the setting in line with the requirements of the EYFS/Foundation Phase and/or the national curriculum.
*To provide a happy, stimulating, safe, and secure environment where all children are encouraged to meet their potential and where their physical, emotional, and intellectual needs are met.

The school is packed with talented and motivated people, creating a vibrant and successful team with excellent inter-personal and communications skills.

The school can offer you:

*A friendly and supportive team within a welcoming school environment;
*Enthusiastic, well-motivated and happy pupils who are keen to learn;
*Strong governor and parental support
*Ongoing professional development

The school is based in Kingston and is very accessible via public transport, with its closest station being Surbiton, which is on the South Western Railway Line.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 40 to be exact! That's 25 more than our next nearest competitor
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*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Graduates or applicants holding an NVQ Level 3 qualification in Childcare or an Early Years Degree are welcome, as are experienced TAs. Personality, ambition, energy and a can-do attitude will be favoured regardless of academic background for this role

Click 'Apply' to be considered for this great position as an Early Years Teaching Assistant in Kingston, Outer London. Or for more information about the role, contact Adam Bamford on 0207 845 5450 and adam.bamford@twrecruitment.com

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

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