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Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Join Our Team as a Teaching Assistant in Newham!

Position: Teaching Assistant
Location: Newham
Salary: £80 - £100 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Contract Type: Long-Term
Working Hours: 08:30 am to 03:30 pm (Monday to Friday)

Are you a passionate Teaching Assistant with dreams of becoming a Teacher? Do you want to make a real difference in students' lives?

Dunbar Education is seeking dedicated Teaching Assistants to join our client Primary schools in Newham. If you have experience working with children in individual and small group settings and can start immediately, we want to hear from you!

Why This Role is Perfect for You Newham:

  • Collaborative Environment: Work closely with class teachers to inspire and motivate students.
  • Personalised Support: Help children with special educational needs thrive in their learning journey.
  • Empower and Inspire: Boost students' confidence and self-esteem with attentive listening and tailored strategies.

What's in it for You:

  • Dynamic Community: Join a vibrant, welcoming school dedicated to high-quality education and support.
  • Career Growth: Benefit from ongoing professional development opportunities to advance your skills and career.
  • Make a Difference: Be part of a team that genuinely cares about making a positive impact on students' lives.

We're Looking for Someone Who:

  • Has Experience: Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant.
  • Is Knowledgeable: Basic understanding of child development and effective support strategies.
  • Supports SEN: Ability to provide 1:1 support to pupils with Special Educational Needs.
  • Is a Team Player: Strong ability to work collaboratively.
  • Communicates Well: Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Is Empathetic: Skilled in listening and providing interventions to help pupils build confidence and self-esteem.


A strong understanding of safeguarding and child protection is crucial for this role. Successful applicants must pass all background safer recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS on the update service.

Ready to take the next step in your career in Newham? Apply today and join us in making a difference!