Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00072645-1
  • Date Posted: 7 May 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: North Shields
  • Salary: £346 to £373 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant

North Tyneside

£346.13 – £373.75

May 2022 – December 2022

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant (TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local primary school in the North Tyneside area.

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative Key Stage 2 (KS2) team, the appointed Teaching Assistant (TA) will focus on delivering intervention and small group support to children in Key Stage 2 (KS2) with their phonics, literacy and numeracy needs. The appointed Teaching Assistant will work with a mix of ages and abilities. The successful Key Stage 2 (KS2) will have good knowledge of the curriculum and will be able to build solid relationships with the pupils. This would be a full time Teaching Assistant (TA) post, working 08:30 – 15:30, Monday to Friday.

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are minimum of a Level 2 childcare (or equivalent) qualification and experience of supporting children in a primary school setting.

The school

This smaller than average sized primary school is looking for a committed and successful Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant (TA) to join their motivated team. Within this primary school behaviour is seen to be good. Pupils play and learn well together, helping one another to behave well and feel very safe in school. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive. 

Requirements

To be considered for the Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant (TA) position, you will:

Hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Childcare.
Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a Key Stage 2 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.

Have experience of working with children with SEND.
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. 
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 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.

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