Teaching Assistant, Early Years
Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are a level 2 in Teaching Assistant or demonstrable experience evidenced through references.
Vision for Education are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work at a school in Hyde, Tameside. This is a full-time role, ideal for an experienced teaching assistant with experience of supporting challenging behaviour, to start in Sept 2022.
The successful Teaching Assistant will be a passionate and proactive individual, capable of building good relationships with pupils and staff. Working in the reception class, you will be supporting a child who is prone to going into crisis and throwing toys in the air. Understanding what triggers these events is key to preventing the child form going into crisis. You must have a good understanding of the EYFS curriculum and be able to work with the class teacher to create a safe and nurturing environment.
The school are seeking an engaging and proactive Teaching Assistant to join their team. In return, the school can offer a friendly environment, with hardworking colleagues and a very supportive leadership team. The appointed Teaching Assistant will benefit from working alongside experienced members of staff and lots of opportunities for professional development.
To be considered for the Teaching Assistant position, you will:
Have experience working in Early Years Foundation Stage
Hold a minimum Level 2 qualification or have experience of supporting children with additional needs
Have excellent behaviour management skills
Be a confident communicator, able to use your own initiative when required
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. 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. With branches across the country, 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, Autism Awareness
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 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 Manchester 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.