Year 2 Teaching Assistant

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
LHS0970734_1701683162
Date Posted: 04 Dec 2023
  1. Teaching Assistant
£87.45 - £96.45 per day
  1. Long-term

Year 2 Teaching Assistant

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
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Teaching Assistant (Full-Time)

Location: South Chesterfield

Position: Teaching Assistant - Year 2

Start Date: Monday, 8th January 2024 or ASAP

Contract Type: Fixed Term until July 2024

Are you a dedicated and passionate Teaching Assistant looking for a rewarding opportunity to make a difference in a primary school setting? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

About the School:

The role is based at a small, vibrant primary school located in South Chesterfield. With a commitment to providing a nurturing learning environment, the school has earned a good Ofsted rating. The staff and students work collaboratively to create a positive and engaging atmosphere, fostering a love for learning.

Role Overview:

As a Teaching Assistant you will be working with a Year 2 class, supporting students in phonics interventions. The role involves working with small groups and providing one-to-one assistance to enhance student's phonics skills. You will also be providing general classroom support.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conducting phonics interventions with small groups and individual students
  • Supporting the Year 2 class teacher in creating an inclusive and positive learning environment
  • Assisting with classroom management and ensuring the well-being of students
  • Collaborating with the teaching team to meet the individual needs of students

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Level 2 or above Teaching Assistant qualification
  • Confidence in supporting phonics with small groups and on a one-to-one basis
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A passion for contributing to the educational development of young learners

Start Date and Contract:

The successful candidate will start on Monday, 8th January 2024, or earlier if possible. This is a fixed-term position until July 2024.

How to Apply:

If you are enthusiastic about supporting the educational journey of young students and meet the qualifications outlined, we invite you to apply. Please submit your CV outlining your relevant experience & qualifications.

Application Deadline: is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

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