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Class Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

  • Class Teaching Assistant
  • Full-time
  • September 2022
  • Long-term contract
  • 8am to 5pm 
  • Enfield Primary Academy

A welcoming and high-achieving primary academy in Enfield are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their school on a full-time basis from September.

The Role

In this role you will be a full-time class teaching assistant in Year 6. You will be working closely with the class teacher and the wider year 6 team to ensure all pupils are supported in all areas of the curriculum. Your main focus will be within the core subjects of English - reading, SPAG and writing and Maths and supporting pupils towards their end of KS2 SATS. You will lead small group interventions as well as supporting pupils within the classroom. 

The hours are extended in this role from 8am to 5pm. Before and after the main school day you will be running small booster groups and tutoring sessions. You will also be supporting the class teacher with lesson preparation. 

The school are looking for a teaching assistant who

  • has excellent verbal and written English 
  • holds C or above (or equivalent) in English and Maths GCSE
  • has good knowledge of the KS2 curriculum
  • has experience supporting pupils with SEND
  • is committed to ensuring all children succeed;
  • is organised and hard working;
  • is creative, flexible and committed.

You will benefit from a range of training and professional development and great long-term career prospects within the academy group.

This role is to start in September on a long-term contract basis until July 2022.

The School

This 3-form entry primary school is part of a larger all-through academy based in Enfield. The primary school opened in 2013 and now is a popular choice for families in the local community. The school employs a curriculum that enables all to make rapid academic progress across a range of subject areas with an emphasis on reading, writing and numeracy. Behaviour at the school is very good and there are high expectations of pupils and staff alike. The school works closely with the attached secondary school and there is a supportive and established leadership team in place. As a large school within an academy, there is good access to professional development opportunities and training.

We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


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    Contract, Full Time

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