General Teaching Assistant

Salary: £70 –

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Job Description:

This outstanding secondary school based in Hull has several exciting teaching assistant opportunities for enthusiastic and well organised people to join their Learning Support team. The role as a teaching assistant will involve working with subject teachers to support young people in lessons and contributing to both the academic and social development of students with learning difficulties. This Learning Support team has an excellent reputation in the local community, and we are looking for people who can add to our already strong team. You will be working 33.5 hours per week, term time only, starting ASAP Grade C (scale points 2 – 4) equivalent starting salary at Point 2 is £14,340 per annum.

Adaptability, resilience, and the ability to think on your feet will be essential in this varied role as will the ability to communicate effectively. A good command of English and Maths and strong ICT skills are essential.

Key Duties:

Who is the ideal candidate?

  • UKCC Level 1 qualified (or higher)
  • 1st Aid Qualified
  • Good communicator
  • Commitment to ensuring that students maximise every opportunity to achieve academically and personally.
  • An excellent team player.
  • For the successful candidate we offer:
  • A welcoming school where staff / student relationships are excellent.
  • A vibrant, supportive community which engenders a real sense of belonging.
  • The opportunity to join a friendly and supportive team.
  • A varied and interesting role.
  • A coaching culture which is a key focus for bespoke staff development.


James Ray Recruitment specialise in finding our candidates long term & permanent placements across the UK. This business has been established by education recruitment consultants with over 20 years’ experience in the sector so can guarantee the unrivalled expertise required when finding you your ideal placement.

Why work with James Ray Recruitment?

  • Unrivalled payrates
  • Experienced & Dedicated consultant support.
  • Bespoke pay type discussed around your individual circumstance.
  • Benefits such as holiday pay, maternity, paternity, sick leave, pension etc
  • Financial travel assistance.
  • Guaranteed pay options available.
  • Referral schemes.


To find out more, call our team on 01482 533656 or email

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, if we haven’t contacted you within 10 days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

James Ray recruitment is a Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003. James Ray Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. James Ray Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer.

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