KS1 Teaching Assistant – General

13 November 2023

Are you an enthusiastic and dedicated individual with a passion for education and a desire to make a positive impact on young learners’ lives?

If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

AK Teaching is currently seeking a Full-Time Teaching Assistant to join a supportive school in the Sunderland, working with Key Stage 1 (KS1) pupils.

Position: Full-Time Teaching Assistant (KS1)
Contract Type: Temporary, with potential for permanent placement
Start Date: ASAP
£85-£90 per day

As a Teaching Assistant, you will play a key role in supporting the class teacher in delivering engaging and interactive lessons for KS1 students. Your responsibilities will include assisting with classroom activities, providing one-on-one support to students who may require additional help, and contributing to creating a positive and inclusive learning environment. Your dedication and support will play a crucial role in helping students to achieve their full potential academically and socially.


  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant or working with young children is advantageous, but not essential. Enthusiastic individuals with a passion for education and a willingness to learn are encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to engage effectively with students, teachers, and staff.
  • A genuine passion for helping children succeed in their educational journey and a commitment to their well-being and development.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to adapt to different learning styles and individual needs.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or childcare are desirable, but not essential.
  • Enhanced DBS check (AK Teaching can assist with this if needed).

At AK Teaching we are committed to quality in everything we do, including the staff we place in schools. We don’t just fill open positions with any available candidate but rather strive to find the best possible fit for both the school and the candidate.

Our commitment to finding the perfect match extends to every role we fill. We understand the importance of aligning candidates with the needs and values of each school and its community, which is why we take the time to understand the specific needs of our clients and work closely with our candidates to ensure the right fit. By doing so we are able to provide our clients with the highest level of service and the best possible staff for their needs.

If you are excited about the prospect of becoming a Full-Time Teaching Assistant in KS1 and are ready to make a difference in the lives of young learners, we want to hear from you! Please submit your up to date CV.

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July 25, 2024
Lewis Lynch
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