Teaching Assistant (Early Years)

St. Helens, Merseyside
Date Posted:14 May 2021
  1. Early years
Up to £325 per week
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant (Early Years)

St. Helens, Merseyside

An exciting opportunity has arisen at a Sutton-based Primary School as we seek to appoint an EYFS teaching assistant to join our happy, caring and flourishing Catholic School.

You will be based in the nursery and work as part of the Early Years Foundation Stage team, taking direction from an experienced nursery teacher and EYFS Leader.

We are looking for an Early Years practitioner who:

  • Is passionate about making a difference to the lives of our children and families;
  • Is committed to raising standards and developing the potential of all children in an inclusive environment;
  • Displays enthusiasm, initiative, energy and drive;
  • Has excellent knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum and child development;
  • Demonstrates strong teaching, observational and assessment skills within an early years setting;
  • Is interested in further developing their understanding of how children learn;
  • Is driven by the desire to be the best they can be!

School can offer:

  • Wonderful, enthusiastic and well behaved children;
  • A friendly, committed and talented team of staff and governors;
  • An inclusive, multi-cultural and caring school ethos;
  • Excellent professional development opportunities;
  • An attractive, well-resourced and pleasant working environment.

If you have what it takes to inspire and motivate children, and would like to join this happy and welcoming school, we would love to hear from you!

To discuss your application further or express an interest, simply click 'apply' and we will contact you as soon as possible to discuss a registration. Alternatively, call the Tradewind Liverpool branch on 0151 221 9666 for more information regarding how we can support your next career move.


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