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EAL teaching assistant required,

Do you speak fluent Urdu and English?

Do you have experience working and assisting children with EAL?

Are you a good communicator and listener?

Supply Desk are currently recruiting for a teaching assistant for a primary school in Oldham (OL1). This primary school has safe, happy and positive learning atmosphere. The school does ‘require improvement’ in some areas, one including more resourcing for children with EAL.  The school aim to go above and beyond to ensure every pupil is given the opportunity to broaden their learning and experiences through providing the children the opportunity to attend sporting events, residential visits/trips and through visiting speakers from different faiths and groups. The school is widely diverse and welcomes children from all faiths and ethnic backgrounds.

As an EAL teaching assistant you would be required to support children on a 1:1 basis with little English and communication ability. You will work mainly in early years or KS1 but may need to assist other years if the support is required. You will work closely with the children individually or in groups to assist them in and out of lessons to tailor their learning to meet their needs to enhance their English skills. You will be required to monitor the children’s progress and report back to teachers with feedback. The school are looking for an individual who is passionate in child development and communication and supportive and consistent in their teaching support. The ideal candidate must have experience working with children with EAL with a proven track record of making good progress teaching English.

Job Highlights

  • EAL teaching assistant- (English as a second language) 
  • Experience working with children with little speaking  English and communication skills
  • Language requirement Urdu and fluent English
  • Full time, long term role
  • Oldham (OL1)
  • £50- £75 per day
  • Trials taking place over summer, apply now to be considered

If you feel you will be suitable to this role to support children with EAL then please send your CV/covering letter to daniel.kerry@supplydesk.co.uk now or call the Manchester Supply Desk contact number 0161 832 8092 for more information.

Supply Desk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate.

Do you know other great teachers or support staff? Simply refer a friend and we will pay you £100 for every person you refer to us once they have worked for 5 days.

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