• Full Time
  • Norfolk

Secondary Teaching Assistant Attleborough Norfolk

We are currently working with a Secondary School in Attleborough who are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work on a full-time basis helping pupils within the classroom. You will be supporting the class teacher during lessons. The role is 8:45am- 3.15pm 5 days per week, term time only. The role is to start ASAP, there is potential for the role to be permanent for the right candidate.

The ideal applicant

  • Will have experience of working within a Secondary school environment is preferable but not essential.
  • Has the ability to develop strong relationships with pupils and staff.
  • Creative, patient, empathic and adaptable
  • Ideally a have TA qualification or equivalent or a graduate (not essential) A genuine passion for supporting children is essential
  • A DBS or willingness to obtain one (we can do this for you)

The role

  • The position is to work in a mainstream Secondary school on a full time basis for a minimum 1 term
  • You will be working with the class teacher and supporting them in delivering the lessons, working in small groups or working on a 1:1 basis.
  • Setting up the classroom in preparation for the pupils arriving
  • Communicating with the Teacher effectively

If you are interested in this position or of our many other support roles then please get in touch or send us your CV.

As a Teaching Assistant or Learning Support Assistant you will be working as part of team of Teaching Assistant’s and Learning Support Assistant’s across the school.

The school is extremely well liked by teachers, Teaching Assistants and SEN Learning Support Assistant’s alike; all of whom provided excellent feedback saying what a wonderful school it is to work in.

Behaviour in school is very good as it is well managed and supported by senior staff.

Experience is not essential but a genuine passion for support and helping pupils is a must. You will need to have an enhanced, child workforce DBS or be happy to apply for one through us and eligibility to work in the UK.

What we can do for you:

You will have a dedicated local consultant who has an in depth understanding of the schools in your area, supported by a fantastic team who are here to meet your needs every step of the way. 4myschools operates a full out of hours service and our office is open from 7am to 5:30pm.

We will always treat you as a valued member of the 4myschools team. You will have a choice of how you would like to be paid, including our PAYE with no weekly fee’s or employers tax costs passed onto you. We pay fairly and transparently, and wherever possible will pay to scale ensuring that we meet Agency Worker Regulations after 12 weeks with a school. You are paid weekly in arrears, receiving an online payslip with a weekly pay showing your HMRC deductions and holiday pay breakdown.

4myschools also offer training and development opportunities, which you can find out about more on our website: Resources – 4myschools Teacher Recruitment


More about us…
4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard, with a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.

The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements; and has robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards.

4myschools have been delivering positive social impact from the beginning by reducing the cost of supply teachers to local schools and by paying teachers fairly. We believe that our business has the power to change lives. By joining us you will be making a difference to the schools that we work with and the children that you teach. You will also make a difference on an international level to areas of poverty in the developing world. Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education in developing countries.

In times where flexible working is becoming more important to encourage a real work-life balance, 4myschools understand this. We work closely with ‘updatedge’ who provide a fantastic app that allows you to instantly update your own availability directly from your smart phone, which in turn is shared with our office systems. This gives you full flexibility to manage your own weekly calendar and pick up work when you want it.

4myschools provide free Child Protection and PREVENT training.

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