Job Title: Classroom Assistant (Year 4)

Location: Harborne, West Midlands

Start Date: September 2024

Zest is working with a school on the outskirts of Harborne, the School is committed to providing exceptional education and support to their students. The dedicated team of educators fosters a nurturing learning environment where every child can thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

Position Overview: Zest are seeking a passionate and dedicated Classroom Assistant to join a Year 4 class. As a Classroom Assistant, you will work closely with the class teacher to support the learning and development of students, ensuring a positive and enriching educational experience for all.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the class teacher in delivering engaging and interactive lessons.
  • Provide one-on-one support to students who require additional help with their learning.
  • Help prepare classroom materials and resources for lessons and activities.
  • Support the teacher in maintaining a safe and orderly classroom environment.
  • Supervise students during breaks, outings, and other school activities.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous experience working with children in an educational setting is desirable but not essential.
  • A genuine passion for working with children and supporting their learning and development.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask effectively.
  • A patient and compassionate demeanor.
  • A commitment to upholding the school’s values and ethos.

Pay starts at £75 per day.

If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Sarah at or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training, or qualifications required for this position are recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years within a school that teaches the British Curriculum) and/or care-based experience within the last 5 years.

The role advertised is for temporary supply work.

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