Year 5 Teaching Assistant

Location Chesham
Discipline: Primary
Job type: Full Time
Salary: ££80 per day, Benefits: PAYE & Holiday Pay
Contact name: Lauren Overbeek

Contact email:
Job ref: LO-67
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: 2024-03-04
We are currently seeking a warm and friendly Teaching Assistant to join our Year 5 team at a local Chesham Primary School. As a Teaching Assistant, you need to be adaptable and proactive in as you will be influential in the learning and developemnt of young children. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of young learners.
  • Assist the classroom teacher in delivering engaging lessons and activities, catering to the individual needs of students.
  • Provide one-on-one support to students with special educational needs or those requiring additional assistance.
  • Help maintain a positive and inclusive learning environment by promoting good behaviour and fostering a sense of belonging among students.
  • Support the preparation and organization of teaching materials, resources, and equipment.
  • Assist with the assessment of student progress and provide feedback to the teacher to aid in individualized planning.
  • A genuine passion for working with children and supporting their learning and development.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Strong organizational skills to assist in managing classroom activities and resources effectively.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
  • A Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent is preferred, but not essential.
  • A valid Enhanced DBS check will be required to work with children.
  • Relevant experience working with children, preferably in an educational setting.
  • Any additional qualifications or training related to education or child development will be considered advantageous.
If you are passionate about education and eager to contribute to the academic and personal growth of young learners, we invite you to apply for this role. Please submit your CV outlining your suitability for the position. We look forward to receiving your application!