Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00033217-1
  • Date Posted: 29 December 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: £9.77 to £10.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Teaching Assistant


January 2021 – July 2021

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Nursery Teaching Assistant (TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local primary school in the Newcastle upon Tyne area. This is a fixed term supply Teaching Assistant role which will continue until July 2021.

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative Early Years (EYFS) and KS1 team, the appointed Teaching Assistant will focus on working one to one in with a Reception pupil every morning, and then delivering a reading intervention programme with KS1 groups in the afternoon. This role would be full time, working 08:30-15:30, Monday to Friday. The successful applicant will hold experience of supporting in the Early Years Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 and will have a genuine passion for the care and education of children.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are Level 3 qualification in Childcare and recent experience within primary school.

The school

This Ofsted rated Outstanding school is looking for a committed and successful Teaching Assistant to join their motivated team. Where he management team and staff monitor and track the progress of individual children and different groups extremely well. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive. 


To be considered for the full time Nursery Nurse position, you will:

Hold a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in Childcare or equivalent
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.

Ideally have experience of supporting children aged 3 – 7.
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 (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 worth £350.
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

£50 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 Nursery Nurse 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.