1:1 Teaching Assistant

Doncaster, South Yorkshire
£83.33 - £100.00 per day

1:1 Teaching Assistant (TA)

Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Contract Type: Full-time, Part-time

Start Date: September 2024

About Us:

Are you a compassionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant with a passion for making a positive impact? Join our client’s inclusive and nurturing school community in Doncaster! They are committed to supporting all students, especially those who benefit from additional, individualised support. The school prides itself on fostering a welcoming environment where every student can thrive academically and personally.

Role Overview:

We are seeking a 1:1 Teaching Assistant to provide tailored support to a student with additional learning needs in our client’s school in Doncaster. You will play a vital role in enhancing the student’s educational experience, working closely with teachers and other support staff to implement effective strategies. This role requires patience, empathy, and a proactive approach to helping the student reach their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide personalised support to a student on a 1:1 basis, addressing their specific learning and behavioural needs.
  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans (IEPs) and adapt teaching methods to suit the student’s requirements.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive environment that promotes the student’s engagement and confidence.
  • Collaborate with teachers, SENCO, and other staff to develop and implement effective support strategies.
  • Monitor and report on the student’s progress, identifying areas for further development.
  • Support the student in accessing the curriculum, participating in classroom activities, and developing social skills.
  • Contribute to the preparation of resources and materials tailored to the student’s learning needs.


  • Experience working with children with additional needs, preferably in an educational setting.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to build positive relationships with students and colleagues.
  • Patience, empathy, and a flexible approach to supporting individual needs.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or childcare are desirable but not essential.

Why work with CER?

  • Competitive and transparent rates of pay
  • Access to a £250 Refer a Friend Bonus
  • Access to £300 Sign on Bonus if you’re already working for another agency
  • DBS paid for by CER
  • Fully funded CPD Courses
  • Discount codes and cashback via our payroll partner

If this role is of interest to you, please apply to this job advert directly with an up to date copy of your CV and a member of the team will be in touch following a successful shortlisting.

If this role isn’t quite right for you, but you are interested in working within Education, then please give us a call on 0114 241 2800 for an informal conversation.


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