Location – Oldham

Hours – Full-time 8:15am-3:45pm

Salary – TBD

NOW Education are acting as the recruitment partner for an ‘Outstanding’ high school  based in Oldham.

About the role

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant with a specialism in Mathematics  to join the school on a a full-time basis. The role commences immediately  and is until Christmas in the first instance.

This role is to support the delivery of teaching, learning and care to pupils in a proactive manner that promotes social and independence skills, and enables them to reach their full potential.

This role required knowledge and the ability to support pupils in key stage 3 and key stage 4 Mathematic lessons.



Work closely with the Maths department, to ensure that the support needs of pupils are met, providing support for individuals or groups of pupils in class and out of class.


Work with individuals or small groups of learners on agreed tasks


Develop an understanding of and provide for pupils ‘specific personal needs to ensure a positive learning environment.


Promote the general success, progress and achievement of learners and report any concerns to the Maths department


Develop a range of strategies to engage individuals


Promote and reinforce students’ self-esteem, appropriate learning behaviour and levels of effort.

Create and modify resources to support students with their learning and development.

Assist generally with classroom.

Location & commitments

  • Full time role
  • Hours are 08.15am until 3.45pm
  • The school is based in Oldham

Candidate requirements

  • An appropriate qualification or demonstratable mathematics knowledge and skills
  • Experience as a teaching assistant or tutor
  • The ability to effectively manage students with a range of needs.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to motivate students to reach set targets


Application is by covering letter and CV by emailing Northwest@noweducation.co.uk

To apply for this job email your details to Northwest@noweducation.co.uk