Job Description

The Catholic Diocesan Supply Service (CDSS) is a partnership between Academics and the Diocese of Leeds. Formed in January 2010, the partnership provides Catholic Schools with teachers and support staff who support and play an important role in the Catholic ethos of our schools.

Class Teaching Assistants – Leeds – full and part time posts plus daily supply options

Academics/CDSS are supporting Primary schools across Leeds who are looking for enthusiastic and confident candidates with strong pastoral and nurturing skills to work on both day to day and longer term assignments. The schools we support are vibrant, all-inclusive and offer a very supportive and warm environment for teaching assistants to flourish in even if on daily supply. We are eager to find passionate professionals looking for more work and supportive agency to partner with.

The job role includes:

Experience in supporting children from EYFS to Year 6
Developing and encouraging, supporting students’ academic learning
Monitor students’ progression and raise attainment levels
SEN experience is desirable but not essential (ADHD, AUTISM, EAL,PMLD)
Mentoring and other means of support on a one to one basis and in small groups


Resilient, driven, determined and self motivated
UK Teaching Assistant Qualification OR
UK classroom management experience or mentoring experience
Available ASAP to start
Valid DBS or DBS on update service or wiling to pay and apply for a DBS

If you are a Teaching Assistant or a graduate who can motivate and engage pupils and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment then we want to hear from you.

Contact Alison at Academics by sending your CV to (url removed) or call (phone number removed) for more information