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Latest teaching assistant vacancies

 

 

We have lots of opportunities for teaching assistants to work in our partner MATs (Multi-Academy Trusts) across the UK. We have an array of job opportunities in primary, secondary and special educational needs (SEN) settings to suit your skills and preferences. Click here to explore our latest vacancies for teaching assistants and classroom support staff.

Special needs Learning Support Assistant

Waltham Forest, London

£83 - £96 per day

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Education Support Worker

Romford, London

£83 - £96 per day

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Education Support Worker

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

£83 - £96 per day

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EAL Coordinator

Birmingham, West Midlands

£83 - £130 per day

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Teaching Assistant

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

£83.00 - £95.00 per day

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KS1 Teacher

Bristol

£135 - £170 per day

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Teaching Assistant

Birmingham, West Midlands

£75 - £100 per day

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Teaching Assistant

Bristol

£135 - £170 per day

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SEN Teaching Assistant

Bristol

£90 - £110 per day

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SEN Teaching Assistant

Birmingham, West Midlands

£85 - £105 per day

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Join our workforce

 

 

Here at Affinity Workforce we have a range of opportunities for teaching assistants and learning support assistants to work on supply in primary, secondary and SEN schools across England.

 

We partner with thousands of schools by providing dedicated supply staff, so they can continue to deliver high quality teaching and support in the classroom.

 

Whether you’re looking to provide one-to-one support or work with a small group of pupils, we have long and short term roles available to suit your skill set.

 

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Career advice for teaching assistants

 

 

At Affinity, we recognise the dedication and impact of teaching assistants in the education sector. To support your professional development we have compiled a collection of informative career advice articles specifically tailored for TAs. Our articles cover a variety of topics relevant to your role, offering practical guidance and strategies to enhance your effectiveness in the classroom. Whether you are new to the role or looking to expand your skills, our resources are here to support your growth.

 

TA Interview Tips: Common Questions and How to Prepare

 

If you’ve recently completed your TA qualification, the next thing to do is find a position that aligns with your skills and preferences. As an education recruitment agency, we aim to provide valuable tips on how to prepare for TA interviews and common questions that may come up.

How to Get a Teaching Assistant Job

 

To boost your odds of landing a TA position, it’s crucial to navigate your job search effectively and consider advancing your qualifications. This article offers advice and insights to equip you for the job application journey and a fulfilling career in education.

 

What Makes a Successful Teaching Assistant?

 

Becoming a successful teaching assistant is more than just supporting teachers in the classroom; it’s about making a positive impact in the lives of students. If you’re interested in becoming a teaching assistant, you may be wondering what skills and qualities are important in the role.

 

Roles and Responsibilities of Teaching Assistants

 

TAs play an important role in the classroom, providing support to teachers and students alike. Are you thinking about becoming a teaching assistant? In this guide we outline the responsibilities of TAs, SEND TAs and HLTAs. Find out what type of role suits you the best.

 

7 Reasons to Become an SEN Teaching Assistant

 

Special educational needs (SEN) teaching assistants play a vital role in the classroom. Working with SEN requires a unique set of skills, including patience and specialised training. Here are seven compelling reasons to consider becoming an SEN teaching assistant. 

 

Why join Affinity as a teaching assistant?

Affinity Academy

 

 

We’re thrilled to introduce you to Affinity Academy – our dedicated hub for learning and development. It’s designed to inspire our candidates and colleagues, helping them excel in their roles and beyond.

 

Our training portfolio has been thoughtfully curated to meet your needs. All candidates have access to comprehensive training modules such as Teaching Assistant Toolkits, Safeguarding Refresher Training, SEND, Primary National Curriculum, and Behaviour Toolkits.

 

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Affinity Extra

 

 

We give all our candidates access to Affinity Extra – our online discount and cashback platform. There’s hundreds of discounts and cashback offers on high street stores, supermarkets, restaurants, cinemas and attractions for you to access! 

 

As well as discounts and cashback offers candidates also have access to wellbeing resources and free eye tests. Click here to learn more about Affinity Extra.

 

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Hear from our candidates

 

 

Trish, Teaching Assistant

 

The structure is amazing. Before I started I understood the expectations of myself and what they expected of their students. All academies follow the same policies and procedures and the structure of the days is the same, which works well for me.”

 

 

Jessica, Teaching Assistant

 

“Thank you for helping me find a role in the education sector. I would highly recommend Affinity Workforce to anyone in search of a professional and dedicated recruitment agency in this field. Your commitment to excellence and exemplary service is truly exceptional, and I am confident that you will continue to assist and provide outstanding opportunities to many more individuals in the future.”

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