Teaching Assistant

Kensington and Chelsea, London

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Date Posted: 23 Mar 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£85 - £95 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Kensington and Chelsea, London

Teaching Assistant

Location: Kensington and Chelsea - High Street Kensington

Job type: Full-time, long-term temporary position

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4pm

Start date: ASAP

End date: July 2024

Pay: £85 - £95 per day

Tradewind are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant on behalf of a small, thriving primary school based in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

The school is a supportive and collaborative community of learners and educators who are dedicated to raising independent, curious, and creative children. They are seeking a skilled and motivated Teaching Assistant to join their team and provide general support to a Year 2 class, assisting both the children and the Class Teacher.

The successful candidate will also lead phonics interventions and must have a strong understanding of the KS1 curriculum.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a welcoming and dedicated team of educators in a school that values professional development. If you are an experienced Teaching Assistant who is motivated to make a positive impact in the lives of children, please apply!

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Supporting the class teacher in delivering lessons, lesson plans and assessments to a Year 2 class
  • Leading phonics interventions and helping children with their reading and writing skills
  • Creating a positive and inclusive learning environment for all children
  • Collaborating with the teaching and support staff to ensure the best outcomes for every student


  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant, ideally in a primary school setting
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the KS1 curriculum
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • A passion for promoting learning and helping children reach their full potential
  • 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

Why work with Tradewind?

  • Tradewind are renowned for offering top rates of pay, more CPD than any other agency, great referral bonus and termly networking & social events.
  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
  • We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this position as Teaching Assistant in the Kensington and Chelsea borough. Or for more information about the role, contact Hana Abdulkadir on 020 7845 5450 or email hana.abdulkadir@twrecruitment.com

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career!

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