Teaching Assistant

Location: Ealing
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: 8987
Salary: £83 - 105 per day
Job Published: 13 days ago

Job Title: Reception Teaching Assistant

Location: Ealing, London

Salary: £83-£105 per day 

Contract Type: Full-Time, 

Start Date: September 2024

Are you passionate about early childhood education and eager to support young learners?

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Reception Teaching Assistant to join our vibrant school community in Ealing. This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact on the academic and personal development of our youngest students.

What We Offer:

  • Professional Development: Continuous opportunities for training and career advancement.
  • Supportive Environment: Collaborate with a team of passionate educators.
  • Engaging Workplace: Be part of a forward-thinking and inclusive school community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Classroom Support: Assist the Reception teacher in planning and delivering engaging and effective lessons.
  • Student Assistance: Provide individualized or small group support to help students with their learning and development.
  • Behavior Management: Help maintain a positive and orderly classroom environment.
  • Resource Preparation: Aid in the preparation and organization of classroom materials and resources.
  • Supervision: Oversee students during non-instructional times, such as lunch breaks and playground activities.
  • Developmental Support: Encourage the social and emotional growth of students.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with teachers, parents, and staff to ensure all students receive the support they need.
  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of student progress and activities.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Experience: Previous experience working with young children, preferably in an educational setting.
  • Skills: Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with patience, adaptability, and a positive attitude.
  • Team Player: Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Commitment: Dedication to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.


  • Qualifications: Relevant qualifications in education or childcare.
  • Special Needs Experience: Experience supporting children with special educational needs (SEN).
  • Early Years Knowledge: Understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework.
  • First Aid: Certification in first aid is advantageous.

How to Apply:

Ready to inspire and support our Reception students? Submit your CV aaron.glasgow@protocol-education.com

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further 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.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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