Teaching Assistant in Croydon

Location: Croydon
Salary: £50.00 per hour
Recruiter: Teaching Personnel
Job Hours: Full-time

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Great Opportunity for Graduates!

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for graduates to support at a fantastic Primary school in Croydon.

The primary school, based in TCroydon, is looking for an enthusiastic team player who is keen to inspire young learners by providing and supporting high quality teaching and enjoyable lessons, and to encourage them to make positive life choices.

You will have a desire for working with young people and be looking to make a real difference.

This would be a full-time role and would be perfect for somebody that is looking for a career in the education sector. 

  • Supporting the class teacher in the delivery of lessons
  • Organising and collecting resources for the lessons
  • Deliver interventions, including those that are movement-based
  • Being a positive role model to inspire and encourage the child to make positive life choices and behaviours
  • Use enthusiasm to encourage children to become involved in lessons

As a Teaching Assistant for Teaching Personnel, we can offer you:

  • Support for your professional development –  through our CPD Academy, Teaching Personnel gives you access to a vast range of career-enhancing Continuing Professional Development and training opportunities.
  • Competitive Regular pay – You will receive weekly pay with rates based on your skills, experience, flexibility and availability. Our payroll team works hard to ensure your pay is accurate and any queries are dealt with speedily
  • Easy online admin – Our myTP platform provides a range of digital services that make your work admin and communication simple.
  • Safe working practices – We work hard to ensure your reputation is protected and you are kept safe at work.
  • The chance to do good, your way - You control how Teaching Personnel supports its chosen charities. Our TP Tokens scheme supports national children and education charities through your direction.
  • A dedicated Recruitment Consultant – We pride ourselves on good working relationships with all of our candidates. We will be on hand to support you and work with you to secure the work you want.
  • £50 refer a friend reward if the educator is placed in a long-term role with TP

If you feel like you would be suited for this role, we would love to hear from you!

Please submit your CV using the applying button below, contact Elizabeth on 0208 605 2631 or send an email to

We also offer supply, short-term and long-term work in primary, secondary and SEN schools for TAs, LSAs, Teachers, Tutors, Behaviour Mentors and many other roles - we would be more than happy to discuss any of these roles with you!

Please do not hesitate to contact us - a member of our team will soon be in touch.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role.

Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for 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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with 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 all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training.

All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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About Teaching Personnel

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency. Since 1996 we have registered hundreds of thousands of teachers and classroom support staff who have chosen us to help them find work in UK classrooms. Our mission statement 'Making a Difference Every Day through Staffing, Tutoring and Supply' captures the essence of what we do, the services we provide and what is really important about the work undertaken by our branches.

We commit to 'quality' always aiming to provide the best services, the best candidates and the best value. We strive to always be the 'leading' agency in the market, making sure we have sufficient branch staff, locations and candidates to meet all of the staffing needs at our client schools. We are committed to being 'expert' at what we do by training our staff to understand the schools market and the importance of fulfilling the special and often unique requirements of each individual school. We want to be recognised as... Quality - Leading - Experts

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