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Teaching Assistant - Primary

Job Description

Are you passionate about education and dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of young students? Dunbar Education is currently in search of Teaching Assistants to join our team, offering support to primary school students.


  • Collaborate with educators to assist in implementing lesson plans and educational activities.
  • Contribute to delivering engaging lessons tailored to individual student needs.
  • Provide personalized support to students, whether individually or in small groups.
  • Promote students' personal and social development, fostering positive relationships and encouraging positive behavior.
  • Help maintain classroom order and supervise students to ensure a safe and conducive learning environment.
  • Participate in assessing and monitoring student progress, offering essential feedback to teachers and parents or guardians.


  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant or in a similar educational support role is preferred.
  • A strong passion for education and a desire to inspire and motivate students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enabling the establishment of connections with students, teachers, and parents/guardians.
  • Demonstrated patience, empathy, and adaptability in adjusting teaching methods to meet diverse student needs.
  • Exceptional organisational and multitasking abilities.
  • Commitment to maintaining a safe and inclusive learning environment.
  • Possession of relevant education-related qualifications or related background would be advantageous.

Why choose us?

  • An opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of young students.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Prospects for professional growth and skill development to advance your career.
  • A supportive and collaborative workplace environment.
  • The chance to work with a respected education recruitment agency dedicated to connecting talented individuals with rewarding roles in the education sector.

Please apply if this role aligns with your interests.

If this opportunity isn't what you're seeking but you're open to exploring other roles, Dunbar Education would welcome your inquiry. Additionally, we offer a £250 referral bonus for successful referrals.