Forest School Qualified Teaching Assistant

Stockport, Greater Manchester
Date Posted: 15 Mar 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£76 - £85 per day
  1. Permanent

Forest School Qualified Teaching Assistant

Stockport, Greater Manchester
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Are you passionate about providing children with enriching outdoor experiences? Do you hold a Forest School qualification and a Level 4 Teaching Assistant certification? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Tradewind Education, in partnership with a welcoming primary school in the picturesque Cheadle area of Stockport, is seeking an experienced and dedicated Teaching Assistant to lead our Forest School activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead engaging and educational Forest School sessions, fostering a love for nature and the outdoors among students.
  • Support children in developing essential life skills, such as teamwork, problem-solving, and resilience, through outdoor exploration and play.
  • Collaborate with teachers to integrate outdoor learning into the curriculum and enhance students' academic progress.
  • Provide pastoral care and support to students, promoting their emotional well-being and self-confidence.


  • Forest School qualification.
  • Level 4 Teaching Assistant certification.
  • Proven experience working with children in an educational or childcare setting.
  • Passion for outdoor education and a commitment to promoting environmental stewardship.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


  • Full-time role, providing stability and consistency for the academic year.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on children's learning and development.
  • Collaborative and supportive school environment.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

How to Apply: If you're ready to embark on this rewarding journey with us, please contact Matt today to discuss the position further!


Call: 0161 674 0138

Don't miss out on this chance to join our dedicated team and inspire young minds in the great outdoors! Apply now and take the first step towards an exciting career as a Forest School Qualified Teaching Assistant. We look forward to hearing from you!

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