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EYFS Teaching Assistant

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EYFS Teaching Assistant – Leicester City

PK Education are currently working with an excellent schools in Leicester City to recruit Teaching Assistants to work in their Early Years Departments.  This is an excellent opportunity for Teaching Assistants to work in supportive departments, alongside experienced teachers and staff. These roles are to start ASAP and from Easter 2019.

The ideal candidates will be enthusiastic, hardworking and have a real passion for child development. The schools have large EYFS departments and the ideal candidates will be flexible to the needs of the children and have experience working in small groups and 1:2:1 with pupils with additional needs.

Ideal candidates will:

  • Be organised, friendly and flexible team player, with good interpersonal skills
  • Have experience within foundation and SEN
  • Have the confidence to coordinate small groups of pupils with set tasks
  • Be creative and use own initiative.
  • Have a positive and forward thinking attitude
  • Numeracy, literacy and communication skills
  • Be determined to inspire and motivate children to achieve their full potential

Candidates will have experience

  • Have experience supporting pupils in the classroom
  • Liaising with class teachers about pupil progress
  • Working 1:1 and with small groups on catch-up programmes
  • Care for children whilst they enjoy their lunches and playtimes
  • Working for PK you will have access to;
  • Continual Professional Development courses to refresh and upskill yourself
  • A dedicated Consultant, working on your behalf.
  • Opportunity to work in a variety of Schools across the region on a long and short term basis to suit your needs.
  • A competitive refer a friend scheme where the referer ad the referee both earn £ 150
  • Access to candidate competitions and incentives which run throughout the year.

If you would like to be considered for this position or similar in Leicester please do not hesitate to apply or get in touch via email or call  0116 296 1514

PK education is a well-established Education recruitment agency with an ever growing client database. We have highly experienced and skilled consultants that can help you find the supply work that suits you. Your peace of mind is paramount to our practice and by using PK education you can be confident in the knowledge that we are working hard to find you the placement that YOU want. PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants.


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