Senior Teaching Assistant (2-year-old provision)

Whiteways Primary School are looking to recruit a Senior Teaching Assistant who has experience of working with children in the Early years and a good knowledge of child development. They look forward to welcoming a new member to join their 2- year old provision who will be able to support their pupils in a nurturing, stimulating and caring environment where children can feel safe, learn and develop their independence skills within the Prime areas of learning. The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to work effectively within the team to ensure there are high quality and effective learning opportunities for all children.
  • Have previous experience of working within an Early years setting
  • Have a good understanding of child development
  • Work closely within the nursery and whole school team
  • Be a motivational communicator for children of all abilities ensuring learning is engaging and inclusive
  • Experience of providing a stimulating, fun, engaging and educational environment for all children
  • Be keen to work in partnership with teachers and as part of a cohesive team
  • Be flexible in order to respond to the needs of the children
  • Have the ability to build excellent relationships and work positively with children, colleagues, parents and the community

Closing date for applications is 13th January 2022!

For more information on the role, and how to apply, click here to visit the Sheffield City Council website.