Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00007163-1
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Salary: £8.77 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

East Lancashire Teaching Assistants

Alex at Veritas is looking for level 2 and 3 Teaching Assistants to join our team of supply who are:

A bit about the role:

Hold a caring and nurturing nature
Have the ability to work with small groups of children assisting with numeracy and literacy
Be able to work as part of a strong team including other teaching assistants and class teachers across the whole school
Support children within the classroom, deliver interventions and support the class teacher
Supporting either individuals or small groups of pupils within or outside the class.
To undertake activities and assist in monitoring the personal social and emotional needs of pupils
To develop positive relationships with pupils to assist pupil progress and attainmentKey Skills

Relevant level 2/3 Teaching Assistant Qualification
Recent experience of working within a school environment
Willingness to support pupils with their development
Hands on and helpful with a warm welcoming smile
Be flexible and available at short noticeWe have various long term/day to day roles and opportunities available for experienced Teaching Assistants as well as newly qualified Teaching Assistants- these will be to start in September 2020 possibly sooner.

What we will offer in return:

Competitive rate of pay
1 to 1 contact with a specialised consultant- Early Years trained consultant so they can offer the best advice, support and place you in settings to suit
Flexible working hours to your wants and needs
24/7 support and advice
Weekly pay
An attractive 'recommend a friend' scheme, for any referrals that you make to Veritas Education (£100)
Veritas will arrange your clearance including Barred List Check, Qualifications Checks, References and Enhanced DBS
Enjoyable days which all vary.Due to the recent events of COVID-19 and school closures, interviews for positions will be held either online via video link or via telephone.

Get in touch with Alex for further information and no obligation chat, Our Lancashire schools are waiting to meet you!

For further information please get in touch with Alex.

email: (url removed)


All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
You must have legal right to work in the UK
You must be willing to attend a registration interviewVeritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community