Job title: Primary Teaching Assistant
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Primary / Infant / Junior
Expertise: Support
Pay interval: Daily
Pay rate: Negotiable
Location: Hammersmith & Fulham, London
Job published: 06-12-2021
Job ID: 42658

Job Description

Primary Teaching Assistant | Hammersmith & Fulham


Are you an inspirational graduate who is excited by the prospect of qualifying as a Primary Teacher?


Having researched routes into teacher training, are you now looking to build additional experience in the classroom as a Teaching Assistant before you apply for a PGCE/SCITT?


Ribbons & Reeves specialise in launching the careers of aspiring Primary Teachers; helping them to gain a year of invaluable school experience through our long-term teaching assistant placement.


Working in partnership with a variety of Primary schools across Hammersmith & Fulham, we are very pleased to open the Teaching Assistant application process to our next cohort of aspiring Primary Teachers.


Teaching Assistant - Aspiring Primary Teacher: Job Summary


  • January 2022 start date, until July 2022
  • Full-time position, Monday – Friday, 08.30 – 16:00
  • £70 per day | £350.00 per week, paid on a weekly PAYE basis
  • Matched to a school and role based upon your preferences and experience


Teaching Assistant - Aspiring Primary Teacher: Job Description


  • Getting the classroom ready for lessons
  • Assisting Teachers in preparing lesson material and resources
  • Recording and reporting pupil progress to Class Teachers
  • Helping pupils to stay motivated throughout the school day
  • Supervising 1:1 and group activities, extra-curricular clubs and school trips
  • Helping Class Teachers to manage pupil behaviour
  • Providing a healthy and safe learning environment for children


Teaching Assistant - Aspiring Primary Teacher: Job Requirements


  • Excellent academic record including minimum of a 2:1 degree classification
  • Strong subject knowledge within English and Maths
  • A desire to inspire young people and unlock their learning potential
  • Enthusiastic, confident and approachable personality
  • Ability to create an encouraging learning environment for pupils
  • Ability to remain calm even in stressful situations


If you're a Primary Teaching Assistant and find that this opportunity would tick a lot of boxes for you, submit your updated CV to Charlie Demmel to be immediately considered for an interview!

Primary Teaching Assistant | Hammersmith & Fulham