What is it like working as a Teaching Assistant (TA)?
Teaching Assistant (TA) in Hull:
Pros: Helping and watching the children learn and develop and knowing that I am a part of this.
Cons: The pay is not very good for what I do.
Teaching Assistant (TA) in Ebbw Vale:
"best employment in the world"
Pros: The challenges of nursery and the thrill of seeing children succeed.
Teaching Assistant (TA) in Derby:
"supporting education and learning in children"
Pros: I enjoy having a connexion with the children which is more than that of a school teacher as the child confinds in you making you the key source of safe guarding in children, so if there was any concerns then it would be first hand observence by a teaching assisstant.
Cons: The pay, for what the job entails it is a constant on the go, like surrogate parents and is very tiring, the pay should be increased for such great responsibility.
Teaching Assistant (TA) in Liverpool:
"most enjoyable and fullfilling"