Primary Teaching Assistant

Bolton, Greater Manchester
Date Posted: 07 Jun 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£83 - £95 per day
  1. Long-term

Primary Teaching Assistant

Bolton, Greater Manchester

Are you a dedicated and caring individual with a passion for supporting children? Tradewind are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant for a lovely primary school in Bolton.

Job Title: Primary Teaching Assistant

Location: Bolton

Contract Type: Full-Time

Salary: £83 - £90 per day, subject to experience

Application Deadline: ASAP

About Tradewind:

Tradewind is a leading education recruitment agency dedicated to connecting passionate educators with schools that value their expertise. We are committed to ensuring every child is able to receive an exceptional education. Join us in making a difference!

Key Responsibilities:

This lovely one-form entry school is dedicated to supporting the academic, social, and emotional growth of their students. As a Primary Teaching Assistant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and implementing tailored educational and behavioural strategies to support students
  • Providing one-on-one support for students in the class aiding with classwork, reading, and phonics activities
  • Creating a safe and inclusive learning environment
  • Collaborating with teachers to ensure a productive classroom, including leading small group activities and proactively supporting classroom set up and clean up


To be considered for this role, you should possess the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Experience working with children, preferably as a teaching assistant
  • A passion for supporting student development
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • A patient and empathetic approach to working with children
  • Relevant certifications or training in special education would be advantageous
  • Subject to providing Full CV History, willingness to undergo enhanced DBS check, and overseas police clearance (where necessary)

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

  • Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
  • Access to over 2,500 free training courses, thanks to our new partnership with The National College. More certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
  • A generous referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a 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
  • Our payroll team are onsite in London. Not offshore, not through a third party. We don't leave candidate service or pay to chance.
  • Holiday pay - You choose if you want to be paid inclusive of holiday pay or bank this to claim in the school holidays.
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultant

How to Apply:

If you are an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant and ready to contribute to the success of students' education, please apply for this position! Contact the Manchester Office on 0161 674 0138 for further details or email your cv to

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