Teaching Assistant with her students
Teaching Assistant with her students

Teaching Assistant Roles

As a specialist supply teaching agency based in London, we provide schools all across the city with support staff.

One of the many roles we help fill and arguably the most common role is the one of a Teaching Assistant.

The role of a TA as well as the general responsibilities are similar wherever you go. They can vary slightly depending on the needs of the school as well as your experience, but for the most part, you’ll be tasked with:

-          Preparing the classroom for lessons

-          Delivering learning activities, both in a one-to-one setting or in small groups

-          Supporting teachers in managing the behaviour of the children

-          Ensuring students are engaged during the lesson

-          Assisting and supporting with any events, outings or school trips

-          Taking care of children who may have been hurt or had an accident

-          Preparing resources and administrative tasks

-          Cleaning up after lessons and ensuring the classroom remains tidy

Now that you know more about what it’s like working as a TA, why not take a look at our vacancies?

Wherever you are in London, we have a variety of teaching assistant jobs near you, whether you’re ready to start your career or are already experienced and searching for a new opportunity!

And if you’re still unsure, take a look through our website to find out why we are one of the go-to teaching agencies in London!

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