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Nursery Assistant Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£60 - 65 per day

St Austell

Permanent | Full Time




Do you enjoy working with children? Do you have the skills to support their learning and development? Have you got a ‘can-do’ approach and outlook? At Teaching Personnel, we are looking for Teaching Assistants who will work full time at a school in the St Austell area, to support children in their learning and development, including those children with Special Educational Needs. We are looking for someone who will use their own initiative and get stuck into all aspects of academic learning.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 08:30 – 15:30. Holidays etc will be off.

Start date: 1st September 2020

About us

Teaching Personnel is the nations leading education recruitment agency. We have branches all across England and Wales and work with over 5000 schools in these areas. We offer short term, long term and permanent positions and have availability on both a part time and full time basis. With access to nursery’s, primary & secondary schools and colleges, we can offer you a range of roles in your specialised area.

We are constantly aiming to help you build on your experience and career and will do this by offering a range of courses and training at a highly discounted rate. We also offer free Safeguarding and Prevent training and will provide you with constant support by a dedicated and experienced consultant. We also offer a ‘refer-a-friend' bonus as well offering enrolment onto our pensions scheme.

To find out more about us, please visit our website.

About the role

This role is a full time role, working specifically in the EYFS department of the school. You will work closely with the Teacher and offer them support as well as assisting small groups of students. You will be offering fun and interactive methods of learning and encouraging social development before they head off into their next year group. Tapestry is likely to be used and so experience of this is beneficial. As extra responsibility, you may be supervising the children during break and lunchtimes, both in the dining room and playground.

About you

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic candidates with a range of experience. School based and SEN experience is highly appreciated but other relevant experience is looked at also. A Level 2 or above child-care related qualification is advantageous but as mentioned, there are courses that can be offered at a discounted rate. You must have a child-only DBS on the Update Service or be willing to apply for one through us. We are also welcoming core subject graduates to apply for these roles to offer additional intervention support. We are looking for somebody who has a good understanding of the EYFS curriculum and be able to support children with additional needs. A ‘can do’ attitude to all aspects of academic life is needed and it’s important to offer good communication.

To be considered for this role, please email an up to date CV to

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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