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Secondary Teaching Assistant Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£280 - 500 per week

Newcastle upon Tyne

Temporary | Full Time



Are you a qualified TA or HLTA looking for a new role in Newcastle upon Tyne? 

Teaching Personnel is currently looking for qualified HLTA's and TA's to work in our partnership secondary schools in the new academic year. we have a number of potential roles, with many giving opportunities for permanent work. 

We at Teaching Personnel offer a personalised tutoring service to help schools increase pupil attainment. We call these our intervention programmes and each of these has been designed to help pupils reach their full potential. As a Teaching Assistant, you will have the opportunity to work with a number of different groups in a number of different roles, providing help and support to children who have behavioural difficulties.

With the current lockdown, this will have a significant knock on effect on pupils within secondary schools going forward. Support in the new year will be required more than ever and we expect a variety of roles for you to choose from.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Working alongside staff/classroom teachers and SM to reduce levels of unauthorised absence and improve levels of attendance and behaviour
  • Motivating students with behavioural difficulties
  • Undertaking structured and agreed Individualised education programmes, including small group work
  • Providing teacher’s with feedback on the children’s development
  • Potentially covering in-house teachers lessons where required, managing the classroom briefly

The benefits of this role include:

  • The chance to improve pupils learning experience and give them increased self-esteem and confidence
  • A chance to develop your own relationship skills working with teachers and pupils
  • Opportunity for full-time work and permanent employment
  • Pay to scale after 12 weeks, with an agreed rate for the initial 12

For the chance to kick start a new role, please send your CV and brief covering letter now!

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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