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Primary School Teaching Assistant

Job Description:

Primary School Teaching Assistants required

Job Description:

Primary School Teaching Assistants required for Leeds schools

PK education are currently recruiting Primary School Teaching Assistants to work in Leeds based Primary Schools and East Leeds Primary Schools on an ad hoc part time basis starting immediately. These are temporary part time time positions covering absence across the school. This position will be supporting the teacher in varied age groups from Nursery to Year 6.  

The schools we work with are easily accessible from Leeds city centre and the M62 motoway other local areas. It is easily accessible by public transport and by road.

Suitable applicants for this position will:  

  • Have at least 6 months experience of working with children
  • Have a positive approach to managing behavior and be passionate about working with children
  • Have experience working with Primary age children

You will be required to do some planning, marking and preparation alongside the teacher for the class depending on the length of the assignment.  

The successful Primary Teaching Assistant will ideally have a qualification either level 2 or 3 with a solid background of assisting children in UK primary schools. All applicants will be subject to past school references and a current DBS check under our clearance procedures. Applicants with expereince with SEN children can be an advantage. 

Salary and Benefits:

-Competitive rates of pay from between £50 to £70 per day (AWR Compliant)

-24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants

If you are interested in the above Primary Teaching Assistant opportunities or you are looking for alternative Teaching Assistant roles or any other Supply roles in Leeds and North Yorkshire either short term or long term and would like to hear more, then please contact Neil Waddington in the Leeds branch or apply using the appropriate link below.

*We also run a refer a friend scheme whereby if you recommend someone and they work 10 days for us you both receive £150* Subject to T’s&C’s.

PK education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy at all times.


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