KS2 Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00033527-1
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Stanley, County Durham
  • Salary: £9.77 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

KS2 Teaching Assistant
£9.77 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.

Contract dates 
January 2021- February 2021

Vision for Education are looking to appoint a part-time Teaching Assistant (TA) to work at a school in Stanley. This is a part-time role working from 8:30am until 12:30pm Monday to Friday, initially from January to the February half term, but with the potential to extend to April 2021.

The role

Working alongside the teacher in a KS2 class, the successful Teaching Assistant (TA) will perform a range of general support and 1:1 or small group interventions. The suitable candidate must have experience of working with KS2 children and have good understanding of the current curriculum.

The school

This is a supportive school who aim to create a nurturing environment where each child can achieve their full potential. They are looking for an experienced KS2 Teaching Assistant (KS2 TA) to join their close-knit team. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive.

To be considered for the Teaching Assistant position, you will:

Have experience supporting children in KS2 and leading small group or 1:1 interventions
Hold a minimum Level 2 childcare qualification
Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff
Ideally have experience delivering Literacy and Maths interventions
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. 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 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.