Job Description

Step Teachers is currently partnering with a Primary School in Cambridge to hire a part-time Teaching Assistant (available to work Friday's). We are seeking a skilled Teaching Assistant (Level 2 or higher) to join our dynamic Primary School situated on the outskirts of Cambridge to start work ASAP.

The school stands out as a preferred choice for parents, offering a welcoming and caring environment characterized by a strong, inclusive ethos where every community member is valued. Known for its friendly and dedicated staff, the school prioritizes the well-being of the children and actively supports staff development through additional training opportunities.

Teaching Assistant Role:

  • Maintain a well-organized classroom with accessible resources as needed.
  • Collaborate effectively with other staff members in the classroom and across the school.
  • Demonstrate the ability to support students and encourage their progression.
  • Willingly adhere to the school's policies and implement them effectively.

Requirements:

  • Essential recent experience working in a Primary school as a Teaching Assistant.
  • Good knowledge of the KS1 and KS2 curriculum.
  • Possession of a recognized HLTA qualification and relevant experience for an HLTA role.
  • Consideration for applicants with a Level 2/3 certificate.
  • Desirable experience in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

Why Step Teachers?

  • Upholds core values of honesty, hard work, and professionalism.
  • Over 20 years of experience supplying Teaching Assistants across East Anglia, North London, Hertfordshire, and Plymouth.
  • Long-standing relationships with Primary, Secondary, and SEN Schools.
  • Weekly PAYE payments.

Step Teachers is an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and is proud to be REC audited. This ensures comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice, demonstrating a full commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates undergo various checks, including an enhanced DBS check, thorough references (including the most recent employer), and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

In addition to standard services, Step Teachers offers high street, travel, gym membership, and exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services through its pay portal. The agency also runs a referral program, offering a share of £200 in Amazon vouchers and a chance to win a European holiday worth £1000 for those who recommend a friend seeking temporary, permanent, or supply work. Contact Step Teachers today if you know someone looking for these opportunities.