Teaching Assistant

Bury, Greater Manchester
Date Posted: 29 May 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£83 - £90 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Bury, 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 Bury.

Job Title: Primary Teaching Assistant

Location: Bury

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 receives an exceptional education. Join us in making a difference!

Key Responsibilities:

As a Primary Teaching Assistant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with the class teacher to deliver engaging lessons
  • Providing one-on-one support for students in the class including guiding classwork, reading, and phonics activities
  • Assisting in developing teaching materials and learning resources
  • Fostering a safe and supportive learning environment
  • Collaborating with teachers to ensure a productive classroom, including leading small group activities and proactively supporting classroom management with clean-up and set-up


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

  • Previous child-based experience, preferably as a teaching assistant
  • An outgoing and enthusiastic personality
  • Able to work effectively as a team, with strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Relevant Teaching Assistant qualifications is desirable
  • An Enhanced DBS, or the willingness to undergo one

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 a compassionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant, ready to contribute to the success of students' education, please apply for this position!

Apply now by emailing your cv to aileen.wilson@twrecruitment.com or contact the Manchester Office on 0161 674 0138 for further details.

Don't miss this chance to join our team and positively impact a child's life!

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