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EYFS Teaching Assistant

Old Trafford, Greater Manchester
£88 - £105 per day
Early Years

EYFS General Teaching Assistant

Monarch Education are working in partnership with a warm and friendly, 2 form entry Primary School within the M15 area of Manchester, who are looking for a full time member of staff to join their supportive team.

The school are committed to providing a nurturing and stimulating environment where every child can flourish and reach their full potential. The school embraces diversity, and are proud to celebrate the unique qualities and talents of their students. With a strong focus on developing a love for learning, they provide a supportive and inclusive community for both our students and staff.

The school is situated near Old Trafford, and has fantastic transport links and close to Manchester City Centre.

Roles and Responsibilities:

As an EYFS General Teaching Assistant with experience in a nurture provision, you will play a vital role in supporting the holistic development of our young learners. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with children on a one-to-one or small group basis, providing targeted support and tailored interventions.
  • Creating a nurturing and inclusive environment that fosters the emotional well-being and social development of all students.
  • Collaborating with the teacher and other professionals to plan and implement individualised learning strategies for children with additional needs.
  • Supporting children with personal care tasks, as required.
  • Promoting positive behaviour management strategies and implementing the school’s behaviour policy.
  • Assisting with the preparation of learning materials and maintaining a safe and stimulating learning environment.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A level 2 or above qualification is desirable but not essential
  • Previous experience working within a nursery or early years setting, preferably with experience in a nurture provision.
  • Sound understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum and development milestones.
  • Knowledge of nurturing and attachment theories and the ability to implement nurturing approaches in practice.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with children, parents, and staff.
  • Patience, empathy, and resilience when working with children with diverse needs.

If this is a role that interests you, apply below or send your CV to

Monarch Education is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Monarch Education operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK.

*All applicants are subject to strict vetting procedures and will be asked to provide right to work in the UK, DBS and references.


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