EYFS Teaching Assistant - Oldham

  • Job Reference: 00028150-1
  • Date Posted: 20 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Oldham, Manchester
  • Salary: £9.77 to £11.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

EYFS Teaching Assistant

Oldham, Greater Manchester

£9.77 - £11.00 per hour

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Level 2 qualification in Childcare.

Vision for Education is looking to appoint an EYFS Teaching Assistant (TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a single form entry primary school in Oldham. This role will commence in December 2020 - July 2021 to cover a staff maternity.   

The role

The EYFS Teaching Assistant (TA) role available will be based at a smaller than average, single form entry Primary school. The role will be mostly in Reception but experience across all of the EYFS range would be desirable. The role will be a mix of general support and 121 support. This is a full-time role, and the successful candidates would be required to work 08:30 – 15:30, Monday to Friday.  For the right Teaching Assistant, this position may become permanent. 

The school

This smaller that average sized Primary school is looking for committed and successful Teaching Assistant (TA) to join their motivated team. The school has strong leadership, a positive and friendly learning environment. The staff at this school are happy, supported and enjoy working at the school.  


To be considered for the Teaching Assistant (TA) positions, you will:

Have a minimum Level 2 qualification in Childcare.

Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant (TA) within the last 2 years.

Have experience working in a primary school setting working in small groups and 1-1 support. 

Have a genuine desire to part of a strong primary school staffing structure.

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. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

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 (to commence when schools re-open, 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 and an online Educare training package. 

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 (TA) 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 Branch 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.