REED Education are currently working with an Ofsted rated good Primary School in the Reading local authority to recruit for a temporary Teaching Assistant to provide support throughout the school with all year groups. This includes working with some who have additional needs or learning difficulties.
We are seeking to find an experienced Teaching Assistant, preferably with Level 2 or 3 qualification, although applications from those seeking to start a career in education are warmly welcomed.
The ideal Teaching Assistant will have experience working with Early Years through to Year 6 children (ages 2 – 11) in a classroom setting in the UK, this is due to the necessity for the successful Teaching Assistant to be able to very quickly become fully emerged in the role from day one.
The school was graded as “good” in its latest inspection in 2019 where inspectors highlighted the following attributes of the school and its staff…
“Since joining the school, the headteacher has taken a methodical and careful approach to improving the organisation. He has recruited and galvanised a strong staff who want the very best for pupils. This is a good school.”
“Pupils from this diverse community get along well. They take pride in their work, treating each other with respect and tolerance. This is a happy and harmonious school.”
“Pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) are supported well. Staff, leaders and parents work as a cohesive team to identify and remove barriers to these pupils’ success.”
This position will be on a long-term basis and therefore you will be working as a temporary member of staff, although, for the right person a permanent role is on offer. Reed, being a market leader for temporary employment can support you in the following ways during your temporary assignment…
- Paid to scale from day one.
- Holiday pay, sick pay and pension schemes available.
- Reed benefits, which include discounts in high street shops, supermarkets and web retailers.
- XMS, your online hub where you can manage timesheets, payslips, your benefits and pension admin.
- Ongoing support from a dedicated consultant, during your placement with Reed and whilst looking for new roles or day-to-day work.