Level 2 Teaching Assistant

  • £88 - 99 per day
  • Burnley, Lancashire, England
  • Temporary

Level 2 Teaching Assistant - Burnley Schools (Part-Time/Full-Time)

Do you have a passion for education and a desire to make a difference in the lives of children?

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Level 2 Teaching Assistant to join our team, supporting schools across Burnley.

About the Role:

You will work alongside qualified teachers, providing vital support to students in a variety of classroom settings.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering engaging and effective learning activities, tailored to individual needs.
  • Supporting with planning, preparation and marking.
  • Building positive relationships with students, fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
  • You will ideally have experience working with students in your preferred age group (Early Years, Primary or Secondary).
  • While not essential, experience supporting children with Special Educational Needs (SEND) or those with behavioural difficulties is highly desirable.

Essential Criteria:

  • A minimum Level 2 Qualification in a relevant field, such as Supporting Teaching and Learning (ST&L).
  • A strong commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • The ability to build rapport with students of all ages and backgrounds.
  • A passion for education and a desire to make a positive contribution.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience working in a school environment.
  • Experience supporting children with SEND or behaviour needs.
  • A Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification or a willingness to work towards one.

We Offer:

  • The opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of children.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • A competitive salary and benefits package (dependent on experience and hours).
  • The chance to work across a variety of schools within the Burnley area.
  • Flexible working hours - part-time and full-time positions available.

If you are a passionate and dedicated individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment, we encourage you to apply!


All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy

  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Spencer Clarke Group work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary, Special Education needs and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

If you are interested in this role or would like to know more, please contact Jolie on 01772 954200 or alternatively via email on jmo@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk


Jolie Moon Recruitment Consultant

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