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Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Location: Northampton

Start Date: As soon as possible, or September 2023

Hours: Full-time, Monday to Friday 8.30-3.30

Dunbar Education is seeking a passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join a friendly and supportive team in a primary school in Northampton. As a Teaching Assistant, you will work closely with the class teacher to provide support to pupils, including those with additional needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting pupils with their learning on an individual or small group basis.
  • Assisting with the preparation of teaching resources and materials.
  • Promoting a positive learning environment and encouraging pupil engagement.
  • Assisting with the supervision of pupils during break times.
  • Accompanying pupils on educational visits and outings.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Previous experience working in a primary school setting as a Teaching Assistant.
  • Experience working with pupils with additional needs is desirable.
  • Knowledge of the primary school curriculum and classroom practices.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and using own initiative.

If you are passionate about education and making a positive difference in the lives of young learners, we want to hear from you! Dunbar Education offers competitive rates of pay and ongoing support and training.

To apply, please submit your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your experience and suitability for the role.

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