Teaching Assistant

Location Buckinghamshire
Discipline: Primary
Job type: Full Time
Salary: ££86 per day
Contact name: Charlotte Howard

Contact email: charlotte@supplyhive.co.uk
Job ref: CH-85
Published: 22 days ago
Startdate: 2024-09-01
Are you passionate about supporting children's education and development? Do you thrive in a collaborative and dynamic educational environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for a KS2 Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated team at our lovely school in Burnham.


  • Support the class teacher in delivering engaging and interactive lessons to Year KS2 students.
  • Provide one-on-one assistance to students who require additional support or guidance.
  • Assist with the planning and preparation of learning materials and resources.
  • Supervise and support students during classroom activities, ensuring a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Monitor and track student progress, providing feedback to the teacher as required.
  • Collaborate with the teaching staff and parents/guardians to address individual student needs.
  • Assist with classroom management, including behavior management and maintaining a safe learning environment.
  • Participate in school events, meetings, and professional development activities.


  • Previous experience working as a teaching assistant or in a similar role is desirable.
  • A genuine passion for education and a commitment to supporting the development of young learners.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask effectively.
  • A patient and empathetic approach when working with children, particularly those with additional learning needs.
  • Familiarity with the national curriculum and teaching methodologies.
  • Relevant qualifications or training in education or childcare would be advantageous.
  If you're interested in this exciting opportunity, please send us an application. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

We also have current job opportunities in Maidenhead, Slough, High Wycombe and Beaconsfield – if you are interested in working in any of these areas, please give us a call on 01753386777.

All applicants will require the Right to Work in the UK. All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Supply Hive is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.