Primary Teaching Assistant - Year 6 - Oldham

Oldham, Greater Manchester

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Date Posted:15 Apr 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Permanent

Primary Teaching Assistant - Year 6 - Oldham

Oldham, Greater Manchester

Primary Teaching Assistant - Year 6 - Oldham

Tradewind are recruiting! We are looking for an experienced Year 6 Teaching Assistant for a fantastic role in the Oldham area.

On behalf of our partner school, we are currently recruiting an outstanding Teaching Assistant for a Year 6 role at a very popular school in Oldham. The role will start in May 2021 and you will be required for a minimum of 2 terms, so the school will be looking for a commitment until at least December 2022. This is to cover a maternity leave so depending on the Teaching Assistant return, the role could be extended to the 2022. The salary for this role will be competitive and will be based on your experience and suitability for the role.

As the Year 6 class Teaching Assistant, you will be working in a 2-form, Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' school in a popular suburb of Oldham. You will be working within a school which has a strong child centred culture and is very popular within the local area.

As you will be working in the Year 6 class, you will be taking on this position at a crucial time of the academic year. This school has consistently strong SATS results. Due to the current pandemic you will not be required to support your class through SATS this year, but you will be responsible for bridging the learning gap in preparation for next year.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the class teaching with the KS2 National Curriculum.
  • Lead small group interventions for Literacy, Numeracy and Phonics
  • Provide 1:1 support for children when required.
  • Assessing, recording and reporting on the development, progress and attainment of pupils, as well as their personal and social needs.
  • Teaching a balanced curriculum and ensuring that each child fulfils his or her potential by providing high levels of teaching standards.

As you will be treated like a member of staff, you will have full access to the schools in house CPD as well as the support of an established senior leadership team.

Essential requirements:

  • Experience working in a School or similar setting for min 3 months
  • Degree qualified or completed relevant courses
  • Available on a full-time basis and can commit for at least 1 year
  • A passion for education and supporting children with academic studies
  • Live locally in Oldham
  • Experience in Keys Stage 2 is essential in this role

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

  • 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, over 35 to be exact!
  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
  • 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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Year 6 Teaching Assistant Or for more information about the role, contact Chris on 0161 674 0138 or

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 35 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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