Job Description

Step Teachers are working with a "GOOD" Ofsted-rated Primary School in Canning Town to find an Early Years Teaching Assistant to join their team in the nursery from March 2024, working from 8.30am - 3.30pm. This amazing Primary school are looking for enthusiastic and qualified Early Years Teaching Assistants who share a commitment to providing the best care possible for young children.

This role is subject to start in April 2024 and is a long-term Early Years Teaching Assistant role with the potential for a permanent contract. 

Early Years Teaching Assistant role:

  • Supporting the development of children’s language and communication skills.
  • Encouraging positive behaviour and providing pastoral support to children when required.
  • Preparing and setting up activities, ensuring that resources are available and used appropriately.
  • Providing feedback to parents and carers on children’s progress and achievements.

Early Years Teaching Assistant Requirements:

  • Level 3 qualification in Early Years Education or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in an early childhood educational setting.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Paediatric First Aid qualification preferred.

Why Step Teachers?

With a rich history spanning over two decades, our teacher recruitment agency proudly serves North London, East London, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Oxfordshire, Cornwall, and Devon. We foster exclusive relationships with schools and academies in these regions. Our dedicated team, stationed in branches across Barnet, Enfield, Havering, Norwich, Cambridge, Abingdon, and Plymouth, is committed to supporting and nurturing teachers. Explore rewarding opportunities with our trusted education recruitment services.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and are proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, Nursery Nurses will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. We offer high street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal.

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