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Teaching Assistant

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Primary Teaching Assistant - Islington

Salary: £95-£100 per day
Location: Islington, London

Are you passionate about education and training and keen to support young learners in their academic journey? Our vibrant and inclusive primary school in Islington is looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Primary Teaching Assistant to join our team.

Job Description

As a Primary Teaching Assistant in Islington, you will play a vital role in supporting the classroom teacher and enhancing the learning experience for our students. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with the planning and delivery of lessons.
  • Providing one-on-one or small group support to students who need extra help.
  • Helping to manage classroom behavior and maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Supporting students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
  • Preparing and organizing teaching materials and resources.
  • Supervising students during breaks and lunchtimes.
  • Participating in school events, trips, and activities.


  • Must have an enhanced DBS on the Update Service.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • A genuine passion for working with children and supporting their development.

This Teaching Assistant role is a fantastic opportunity to further your career in education and training. Located in Islington, you will be part of a vibrant and diverse community committed to excellence in teaching and learning.

Our school is committed to the highest standards of safeguarding to ensure the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. To adhere to safer recruitment procedures and guidelines, all applicants will be required to fill out our application form to receive work. This will be subject to pre-employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references.

We are an equal opportunities employer and recognize the value of and seek to achieve a diverse workforce in schools. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.

Apply now to become a Teaching Assistant in Islington and join a supportive and inspiring educational environment where you can make a real difference in the lives of young learners. Enhance your career in education and training with our school today!

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