Teaching Assistant

North West London, London
Date Posted:28 Mar 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

North West London, London

Tradewind Recruitment is working in partnership with Brent and Harrow Primary Schools to recruit supply teaching assistants who can work in their schools on an ad hoc basis. The successful applicants will have the flexibility to choose the days they want to work, the year groups they want to work with and flexibility in choice of the schools they work in.

The teaching assistants must have the following requirements:

  • Recent experience working within the education sector
  • Have excellent knowledge and understanding of the UK curriculum
  • Have a creative approach and a positive work ethic
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about supporting children to reach their academic potential
  • Be able to engage positively with colleagues, children and parents

Key Requirements of this role:

  • Supporting the class teacher deliver lessons and ensuring all pupils are receiving full access to learning
  • Differentiating work for pupils
  • Providing 1:1 specialised support where required
  • Preparing resources to assist with teaching and learning
  • Working closely with other teachers and parents to ensure pupils are reaching their full potential


The schools are located in Brent and Harrow.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

  • 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, 40 to be exact! That's 25 more than our next nearest competitor
  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a referral fee
  • 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

The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas police Clearances and professional reference checks.

Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Teaching Assistant role in Brent and Harrow JN -032021-320747. Alternatively, more information please contact Charlotte or Mohammed at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ charlotte.bright@twrecruitment.com / mohammed.ahmed@twrecruitment.com

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

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 25 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.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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