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Date Added: Thu 30/11/2023

Primary Teaching Assistant

Blaenavon, NP4, UK
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Job Type: Daily

Salary: £75.90 - £85 per day

Primary Teaching Assistant Post

I have a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to join a growing team within a local Primary School. The school is looking for a teaching assistant to work with their SEN pupils. The right candidate will need prior experience in working with children, SEN experience is preferred but not essential.

If you think this role is for you, apply and I will be in touch.


  • Title: Teaching Assistant
  • Location: Blaenavon
  • Pay: £75.90 - £85 per day
  • Hours: Ad Hoc, Short Term and Long Term - Monday to Friday 830am - 330pm

Benefits for a Teaching Assistant

  • Weekly pay, and no payroll charges
  • Support from an approved Welsh Government Framework Supplier for Wales
  • Flexible working hours to suit your needs
  • Variety of work in Primary, Secondary, SEN, Nursery and FE sectors
  • Vetro Mobile Booking App for communicating shift availability
  • Support from an education-led consultant
  • Free training
  • Agency worker of the month competition
  • Entry into our Golden Ticket draw to win £500 every quarter
  • 24-hour registration - register from the comfort of your own home
  • Holiday pay- paid weekly or accumulated in a holiday pot
  • Vetro contributed pension

The role: What you'll be doing as a Teaching Assistant

  • Supporting and supervising educational games, sports and craft activities
  • Helping children with their reading
  • Preparing the classroom for a lesson
  • Working with pupils in small groups/ and or working 1:1 with children with additional needs
  • Support the class teacher in the delivery of the lessons
  • Assist pupils at break time with their lunch
  • Engage pupils in the classroom and out of classroom activities
  • Work in accordance to the schools behaviour management policies

The candidate: What you'll need to be successful as a Teaching Assistant

  • At least 3 months experience of working with children in schools, nurseries or childcare settings - experience within an SEN setting would be beneficial
  • Registration with the EWC (the Education Workforce Council) - we can help you with this
  • References covering the last two years (no gaps)
  • Hold a current Enhanced DBS on the update service or be willing to obtain one
  • The right to work in the UK

Interested? If you think you're right for this Teaching Assistant role, then click the 'apply' button below

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.

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