Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA)

  • Job Reference: 00096073-1
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: £346 to £375 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Key Stage One Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA)

November 2022

£(phone number removed) per week

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Vision for Education are looking to appoint a Key Stage One Teaching Assistant to work at a school situated in Newcastle. This role is set to commence ASAP until July 2023 working 08:30-15:30. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is a Level 2 Supporting Teaching and Learning or equivalent.

The role

The ideal candidate will have experience of supporting pupils in Key Stage 1 and excellent knowledge of Read, Write, Inc is essential. The TA will be offering general support throughout most of the day and some small group SEND work at times too.

The school

The Primary School is a larger than average provision situated in the West End of Newcastle. The staff members focus on delivering tailored learning to ensure each child can progress to their full potential and become motivated learners.


To be considered for the Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant post, you will:

Hold a minimum of Level 2 Supporting Teaching and Learning Qualification.
Have experience within Key Stage 1.
Have experience of teaching Read, Write, Inc Phonics.
Able to offer creative and dynamic teaching styles.
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 to 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 Your Earn (PAYE) system.

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 

• Pension contributions (subject to 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 worth £350. 

• Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

• £125 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme after working 30 full days.

• Access to a dedicated primary consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are to be a qualified Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) 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 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.