• Ongoing
  • Secondary
  • Temporary
  • Tarporley
  • Salary: £75.08 - 84.38 per day + Pathway to Teaching
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Teaching Assistant – February Start


The Educate Group are actively seeking strong, confident and ambitious Secondary Teaching Assistants to join our expanding team. Whilst experience of working with young people in an education setting would be an advantage, we welcome applications from candidates who are looking for an opening into a career in education. Needless to say, you will need to have a real desire and passion to work with children, especially the most vulnerable.

  • Can you build quick relationships?
  • Do you have child based experience?
  • Could you help a child achieve? 
  • Is it time to work flexibly and prioritise a great work/home life balance?

Whether you are looking for long term or day to day supply we are eager to hear from you! We have a number of roles starting in February, so now is the perfect opportunity to apply. 

If you are considering a career in teaching, this role offers real-life, practical classroom experience and the opportunity to later apply for teacher training through Educate.


Benefits of joining the Educate Group:


  • Led by experienced educators with over 85+ years of combined education experience.
  • Provides staffing solutions to schools with a commitment to high-quality support for partner schools.
  • Offers flexible work arrangements to achieve a work-life balance.
  • Provides opportunities to build relevant classroom-based experience with reputable schools in the area.
  • Offers free regular training from a team of educators.
  • Opportunity to apply for initial teacher training with Educate ITT and link schools.
  • Potential for permanent job placement if available.


Responsibilities of a Teaching Assistant:


  1. Support the teacher in preparing classroom materials.
  2. Assist individual students and manage student behaviour.
  3. Assess progress and provide feedback.
  4. Create a positive learning environment, providing support during activities.
  5. Help with administrative tasks.
  6. Follow school policies and procedures.


 Requirements of a Teaching Assistant:


  • No qualifications are required, although good standards of literacy and numeracy are needed.
  • Experience working with children or young people would be beneficial. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to manage behaviour effectively.
  • A positive attitude and a willingness to learn.
  • Flexibility and adaptability.


Registrations required to be a Teaching Assistant:


  • An Enhanced DBS on the Update Service, but if you do not have one, you can apply for a new one through Educate.
  • You must register with the EWC (Education Workforce Council) to work in Wales.




  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, as we cannot offer a work permit to any applicant or facilitate work permits for any vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.
  • We are a member of the REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation).
  • The Educate Group are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children.
  • As a matter of courtesy, the Educate Group aim to respond to all applications within 48 hours.
  • A higher rate is achievable for candidates with a proven track record of high attainment within the required job role or subject area.
  • All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.


If you want to know more about the Educate Group and the current opportunities, don’t hesitate to contact one of our team on 01978 281881.


Hours Part Time

Sector Secondary

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