Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (TA)
£10.65 per hour
Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant (TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a friendly primary school in Durham. This is a full-time supply TA role, which will commence in September until Christmas. Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications.
The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is a Level 2 Support Teaching and Learning / Childcare qualification.
Working as part of a dynamic and creative team in a primary school you will be providing intervention and group support with phonics, as well as general support in Key Stage 1. Previous experience supporting SEND children is essential. This role will be full time, Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 3.30pm.
As an average size primary school, the school educates children from Nursery to Year 6. A small percentage of children have SEND. It is located near Consett town centre.
To be considered for the Teaching Assistant (TA) position, you will:
Hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Supporting Children and Learning or Childcare.
Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a school environment.
Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups to boost attainment.
Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.
Ideally have experience delivering Literacy and Maths interventions.
Possess experience working with SEND children on a 1:1 basis.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.
About Vision for Education
Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.
What Vision for Education offer
As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
If you are a qualified Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.
Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Newcastle primary team on (phone number removed).
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.