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Teaching Assistant

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Employer: Accelerate Teaching
Location: Wakefield
Job Type: Permanent
Contract Type: Permanent

Job Details:

Year 1 Teaching Assistant – Wakefield

Become a part of our dedicated team at Accelerate Teaching, where we’re committed to developing and nurturing young minds in education across Wakefield Primary Schools. We’re excited to offer a compelling opportunity for a Teaching Assistant (TA) specialising in Year 1 within Key Stage One (KS1). We are particularly interested in speaking with TAs with a strong background in phonics, specifically Letters and Sounds. If you are a passionate TA and have experience in early literacy development and education, we invite you to apply for this TA position.

As a TA, your primary focus will be on supporting pupils in Year 1 in Primary Schools in Wakefield. Your expertise in phonics, specifically Letters and Sounds, will be instrumental in helping these young learners build a strong foundation in reading and writing. This is a position with immediate availability.


  • GCSEs in Maths and English grade A-C or equivalent
  • CACHE Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent
  • A genuine passion for working with young learners and a commitment to their growth.
  • A solid background in phonics, with expertise in Letters and Sounds.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to engage and motivate students.

Why Choose Accelerate Teaching:

  • We provide a supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Competitive daily rates of pay and benefits.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development via our partnership with the amazing National College.
  • The chance to contribute significantly to the educational journey of young children.
  • Your own dedicated and personal consultant supporting you to find your dream role.

Accelerate Teaching is committed to delivering high-quality education and support to primary schools in Wakefield. Our team of educators shares a common goal: to provide the best learning experience for young pupils. We are looking for individuals who are passionate and driven to make a positive impact in the lives of these young learners.

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic TA with expertise in phonics, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please send your comprehensive CV to to be considered for the position.

If you’re ready to be a part of a team that values education and strives for excellence, apply today! We look forward to welcoming you to the Accelerate Teaching family.

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