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Teaching Assistant – Full Time

Derby, Derbyshire
£83.87 - £98 per day
Education and Training
Full Time

Join our dynamic team at a leading supply agency dedicated to supporting schools and educational institutions in Burton-on-Trent. We are currently seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant and Primary Teachers to provide personalised support to children from Early Years Foundation Stage through to Key Stage 2.

Role Description:

– Deliver engaging and effective teaching and support across various primary year groups, covering classes in the absence of the regular class teacher.
– Customise lesson plans and instructional materials to cater to the diverse learning needs of students and maintain continuity in their education.
– Cultivate a positive and inclusive classroom environment that fosters student participation, creativity, and academic success.
– Collaborate closely with school staff to follow existing lesson plans, manage classroom behaviour, and provide constructive feedback on student performance.
– Uphold high standards of student safety, well-being, and safeguarding in line with school policies and procedures.
– Maintain open communication with parents and caregivers, providing regular updates on student achievements and challenges.
– Monitor and assess student progress, adjusting support methods as needed to ensure continuous improvement.


– Previous experience as a TA or Primary Teacher with experience from EYFS – KS2 classes.
– Profound understanding of various special educational needs and effective intervention techniques.
– Relevant qualifications or training in SEN support, such as CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools.
– Excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and families.
– Flexible and adaptable approach to meet the diverse needs of students and the demands of the role.

Additional Perks:

– Opportunities for ongoing professional development and training.
– Access to a supportive team and a network of educational professionals.
– Possibility of long-term placements and career progression.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about making a meaningful difference in the lives of children within Primary Schools and possess the required qualifications and experience, we invite you to apply for this rewarding role. Please submit your CV along with a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are suited to this position.

Join us in our mission to empower every child to thrive academically and socially. Apply now to become part of our dedicated team!


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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