Are you passionate about supporting the educational growth of young learners? Do you have a Level 2 qualification in a relevant field? If so, Zest Education has an exciting job opportunity for you!

We are currently seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic KS1 Teaching Assistant to join a primary school in Swadlincote. As a teaching assistant, you will play a vital role in assisting the class teacher and supporting students in their early educational journey.

– Collaborate with the class teacher to plan and deliver engaging lessons for KS1 students.
– Provide one-on-one support to students who require additional assistance.
– Create a positive and inclusive learning environment for all students.
– Assist with the preparation of classroom materials and resources.
– Monitor student progress and provide feedback to the class teacher.
– Help maintain a safe and organized classroom environment.
– Support students’ social and emotional development.

– Hold a Level 2 qualification in a relevant field, such as Teaching Assistant or Early Childhood Education.
– Previous experience working with young children is desirable.
– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
– Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for education.
– Ability to work effectively as part of a team.

About the School:
The primary school in Swadlincote provides a supportive and nurturing environment for both students and staff. With a focus on promoting creativity, independence, and a love for learning, the school is committed to providing a high-quality education for all its students. Joining their dedicated team will offer you valuable experience and opportunities for professional growth.

About Zest Education:
Zest Education is a leading recruitment agency specializing in providing educational staff to schools across the UK. We are dedicated to matching passionate individuals with rewarding job opportunities in the education sector. By joining Zest Education, you gain access to a supportive network and a team that is committed to your success.

If you have a Level 2 qualification and a genuine desire to make a positive impact on young learners’ lives, we want to hear from you! Apply now to be considered for the KS1 Teaching Assistant position at a primary school in Swadlincote. Take the next step in your career with Zest Education.

If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Taylor 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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