• Secondary
  • Birmingham
  • Job Area: Digbeth

Are you a Teaching Assistant passionate about helping young learners reach their full potential? Do you have a desire to make a positive impact in the lives of students in an inner city school setting? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Zest Education are currently seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join a dynamic team at an inner city school in Digbeth. As a Teaching Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting our teachers and students to create a positive and engaging learning environment.

Responsibilities of a Teaching Assistant:

  • Assisting teachers in delivering lessons and activities, providing additional support to students when needed
  • Collaborating with the teaching staff to develop and implement effective learning strategies
  • Supporting students with special educational needs or those facing challenges in their academic journey
  • Promoting a safe and inclusive environment for students to thrive in
  • Assisting with administrative tasks such as record-keeping and classroom set-up


Requirements of a Teaching Assistant:

  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant or in a similar role is desirable
  • A genuine passion for education and helping young learners succeed
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Patience, empathy, and a positive attitude towards supporting students with diverse needs
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the varying demands of the role

If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Lotty at Charlotter@zesteducation.co.uk 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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