Interventions Teaching Assistant- KS1

Lees, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:04 Mar 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant
£70.00 - £80.00 per day
  1. Permanent

Interventions Teaching Assistant- KS1

Lees, Greater Manchester

Interventions Teaching Assistant- KS1

  • Key Stage 1 Interventions Teaching Assistant Experience required:
  • Minimum 2 years' Experience
  • Full-time
  • Oldham
  • April 2021

About the job

Tradewind is working in conjunction with an Oldham Primary School that is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant with experience of delivering interventions in EYFS and/or KS1. The position is to support children within Key Stage 1, working with groups and individuals to assist in their academic, social and emotional development.

The children require targeted input to help raise attainment in core areas including Reading, Phonics and Maths. The position is to start in December 2020 and is to initially cover the autumn term. The position will then be reviewed and is potentially ongoing. It would be advantageous if you have experience of delivering interventions such as Numbers Count, and have planned and delivered Phonics sessions using known programmes of study such as Jolly Phonics or Letters and Sounds.

The school has high expectations for the children, and staff work hard to ensure that every child receives the provision they need to reach their potential. About the school and contract: A school with excellent standards Ofsted rating of 'Good' Supportive and settled staff team Initially to end of the academic year, with the potential to be to go onto a school contract.

The successful Teaching Assistant will be:

  • Experienced within EYFS and/or Key Stage 1
  • Confident delivering interventions based around Maths, Writing, Reading and Phonics
  • Approachable, calm and a good team player
  • Available long-term

About the school

This Oldham Primary Schools aim to equip their children with the skills, knowledge and attitudes which will allow them to develop a love of learning and confidence in themselves that they can take with them in the future.

The team spirit is exceptionally high because all staff are valued and supported. Staff and governors share a vision of working as one for the benefit of all the pupils. Pupils behaviour and attitudes to learning are outstanding and they achieve exceptionally well, reaching standards that are consistently significantly above the national average in reading, writing and mathematics by the end of Year 6.

All candidates must:

  • Hold a level 3 qualification in Education
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK

By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:

  • An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
  • Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
  • Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
  • More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
  • A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
  • 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
  • A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this position, please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email .

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