Early Years Teaching Assistant Wanted

Greater Manchester, OL2 Katie Foster
All/Full Time £13.90 - £15.00

Posted 14 days ago

Early Years Teaching Assistant Wanted

Simply Education is seeking a dedicated Early Years Teaching Assistant to support one of our Primary Schools we have working with us. This role involves assisting in the development and learning of young children, helping them reach their full potential through play-based activities and holistic development. Candidates should have experience in early childhood education, knowledge of the EYFS framework, and strong communication skills.


- Assist in planning and implementing play-based learning activities.

- Support children in reaching developmental milestones.

- Encourage social-emotional development and positive interactions among children.

- Help develop children's fine motor skills and gross motor skills through engaging activities.

- Support language acquisition and early literacy development.

- Facilitate numeracy skills through age-appropriate activities.

- Engage children in sensory play and creative play.

- Supervise outdoor learning activities ensuring a safe learning environment.

- Foster phonemic awareness and school readiness.

- Provide individualized support to children with diverse needs in an inclusive education setting.

- Collaborate with teachers and parents to support child-centered approaches and holistic development.

- Monitor and record children's progress through observation and assessment.

- Ensure routine and structure are maintained in the classroom.

- Participate in early intervention strategies as needed.

- Promote resilience building and positive reinforcement.

- Uphold the principles of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and assist with the transition to school.


- Experience working with young children in an educational setting.

- Knowledge of early childhood development and the EYFS framework.

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

- Ability to engage children in interactive and exploratory learning activities.

- A passion for supporting children’s learning and development.


- Competitive hourly rates paid weekly.

- Variety of local school positions to choose from.

- Flexibility to work when it suits you.

- Ongoing professional development opportunities.

- 24/7 access to dedicated consultants to support you.

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to join our team of dedicated Early Years Teaching Assistants!

Apply now by submitting your CV or call Katie at the Manchester office on 0161 413 7929 or email katie.f@simplyeducation.co.uk to learn more.

Simply Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to satisfactory references and clearance from the Disclosure & Barring Service.



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