Teaching Assistant

Smart TeachersEaling

Job Title: Teaching Assistant

Location: Ealing

Pay: £9.77 – 11.24 per hour (Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications.)

The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are to have recent experience working with children in the UK.

Contract dates: Immediate – July 2021

Smart Teachers have recently become a partner of the Ealing Learning Partnership, meaning we are now preferred suppliers for a list of 22 primary school in Ealing. Smart Teachers are therefore looking to increase their pool of Teaching Assistants to work on a daily, medium or long-term basis. The successful Teaching Assistants will have the choice of working in Early Years, as a general TA or to work with children with SEN. Both full time and part time availability can be catered for. The schools on the ELP are generally graded Good-Outstanding by Ofsted.

The role

• Teaching Assistant

• Working as either an Early Years TA, General TA or SEN TA

• Supporting groups and individuals and working alongside class teacher to raise

• Daily work available as well as medium and longer-term blocks

The school

• Schools located in Ealing

• LEA, Independent schools and Academies

• Mostly ranging for Good to Outstanding Ofsted reports


To be considered for the Teaching Assistant position, you will:

• Bachelor of Education / PGCE / or equivalent teaching degree with QTS

• Proven experience teaching the UK, or an equivalent, curriculum

• NQTs and/or OS-trained teachers are welcome to apply

• Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)

Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Smart Teachers

Smart Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company Tes Global.

What Smart Teachers offer

As a valued employee of Smart Teachers, you will receive

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.

• Guaranteed pay scheme (to commence when schools re-open, subject to availability and qualifying criteria).

• Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).

• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.

• FREE online EduCare training package, including 38 accredited safeguarding and duty of care online courses.

• Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.

• Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Smart Teachers, please contact our Primary Team on 0207 065 7500 quoting job reference DXT TAealing

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.


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