KS1 Teaching Assistant – Phonics & Literacy focus

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LocationLondon – Greenwich
Salary£85 + per day (Term Time)
Closing date13/10/2022
HoursFull time
ContractLong Term
Experienced | Good School | Long Term | Teaching Assistant (SEN / General)

KS1 Teaching Assistant – Phonics & Literacy focus


A fantastic opportunity for aspiring Primary Teachers is available in the exciting borough of Greenwich!

Clarus Education is looking to appoint a driven and motivated KS1 Primary Teaching Assistant to an OUTSTANDING school that pride themselves on maintaining a friendly atmosphere for their children and staff.

This is perfect for graduates looking to progress their teaching career and gain invaluable experience in the classroom. An ideal addition to your PGCE or Schools Direct application!

If this sounds like the ideal job for you then read on to find out more!


The Role

  • KS1 Primary Teaching Assistant (Years 1 & 2)
  • September 2022 start to July 2022
  • 5 days a week, 8:30am until 4:00pm – term time only
  • Earning £85 - £100 per day
  • Aid preparation for the Phonics Screening Check (Year 1) & SATS (Year 2)
  • Leading activities with small groups of children
  • Working all abilities including: EAL, behaviour, emotional and learning difficulties
  • Perfect experience for future PGCE or Schools Direct applicants!

The School

  • Modern and forward-thinking primary school
  • 3 form entry with an average of 30 children per class
  • Recently graded Outstanding by Ofsted
  • Greenwich, Central London
  • Creativity throughout the school
  • A positive support system, maintained by the leadership team

The Candidate

  • Degree with 2:1 or higher from a reputable university
  • Strong academic background – A levels and GCSEs
  • Understanding of the KS1 curriculum and Phonics
  • Experience in a UK Education setting preferred
  • Pro-active approach with a desire to raise standards in the classroom
  • Creative, team player and motivated
  • Enjoys working with and developing children’s learning

To apply for this perfect opportunity in an OUTSTANDING Greenwich school that will be a great career move for Aspiring Primary Teachers, send your detailed CV to Clarus Education now to be considered.


We will be contacting those shortlisted within 48 hours of an application.


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