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Teaching Assistant (Secondary)


Job Description:

Job Title:             Secondary TEACHING ASSISTANT

Key Stages:         KS 3 - 4

Start Date:          April 2021 -  ongoing

Type of Role:     Temporary

Location:            Preston, Lancashire 

Vida Education are currently seeking experienced secondary teaching assistants who are looking to work in Preston and the surrounding areas, doing day to day or long-term cover for Secondary schools starting immediately after the Easter break.

This role is ideal for anyone looking for flexible term time work in a classroom based environment, and Vida education can offer you as much or as little teaching assistant work depending on your own requirement.

Your role as a Secondary Teaching Assistant can either be day to day where you can pick and choose which days you wish to work, or either a long term commitment or permanent roles.

You will be tasked with supporting the teachers and ensuring the students are fulfilling their academic potential. What you'll need to succeed It is essential that any candidate considering this position has experience working with students with special educational needs. You will need to demonstrate an enthusiastic and caring attitude to work as you will be required to work in small groups or 1-1 with students

Secondary Schools are looking for teaching assistants that are:

• Able to demonstrate their previous experience working within Secondary Schools

• Passionate about working in education

• Experienced working with children on a one to one or small group basis

• Adaptable, and able to work in a challenging setting

• Interested in working in a different environment

• Committed, resilient and caring

If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this role then please do apply now.

As you are working with children, safeguarding and child welfare is paramount and an Enhanced DBS is required for the role, this can be discussed further upon application.

Unqualified teaching assistants are welcome to apply as we can also offer training. Vida Education offer excellent rates of pay and take great pride in providing a quality service to candidates and schools.

We are an experienced team who specialise in placing secondary teachers, primary teachers, cover supervisors, teaching assistants and school admin and clerical staff into positions all across Lancashire.

We look forward to hearing from you very soon.

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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