Jobs Board Current Vacancies Teaching and Learning Assistant Apply Online Person Specification Job Description The Governors of Eckington Junior School are seeking a suitable individual to support the work of school. The successful candidate must have experience of working with children within a school setting. They also need to be highly motivated have good communication skills and the ability to support pupils’ learning and development. The post of Teaching and Learning Assistant in the school will involve working 1:1, small groups and whole classes (if cover is required). Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.