Literacy Teaching Assistant Job Role | PK Education

Literacy Teaching Assistant

Literacy Teaching Assistant


Job Description

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant for a school in Rotherham.

The Role:

Develop the students’ ability and skills in numeracy to support students in accessing maths and the wider curriculum. To do this the successful candidate will undertake activities with either individuals or groups of students to ensure their development in literacy. This role would suit a qualified HLTA or an individual looking to further their career in this area.

Key information:

  • Specific focus in supporting students with their Literacy
  • Start date: January 2024
  • Interviews will be held on Immediately
  • Competitive rates of pay. (AWR compliant after 12 weeks)

About you, the ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience of working with smaller groups of students
  • Have strong literacy knowledge
  • Have good organisational, planning, evaluation and monitoring skills
  • Be flexible and willing to learn
  • Be able to work pro-actively and effectively with small student groups

Hold a valid DBS- If you don’t have a DBS currently, we will be able to help you with your application for a new one.

Ability to drive is desired however, local public transport is available.

In return you will receive:

PK Education will be able to offer a friendly and approachable service along with the following:

  • Competitive rates of pay (AWR compliant after 12 weeks)
  • A devoted consultant that will guide you through an efficient online registration process and who will support you in your placements

Contact 0114 272 2212 and ask for Danny or email

We will endeavour to contact you within 24 hours to discuss suitability to register with PK Education.

PK Education is a specialist education agency, recruiting for long term / short term and day to day Sheffield teaching jobs in the South Yorkshire. We are proudly recognised as one of the leading teaching agencies and we specialise in Secondary School Teaching jobs / Newly Qualified Teacher jobs and Cover Supervisor jobs to name just a few.

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