Teaching Assistants - Tameside

  • Job Reference: 00018248-1
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £9.77 to £11.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Teaching Assistants

Tameside, 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 a KS1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local primary school in Denton, Tameside. This is a fixed term supply KS1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA) role, which will begin in September 2020

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative Key Stage 1 team, the KS1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA) will focus on providing general classroom cover across Year 1 and some 1:1 support and small group phonics sessions. This role will be full-time, and working hours will be 08:30 – 15:30, Monday to Friday.

The school

This average sized Primary school is looking for a committed and successful KS1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA) to join their motivated team. The school has effective leadership, a positive and friendly ethos and the local community is highly supportive of the school.


To be considered for KS1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 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.

Have experience of working in either an EYFS, Key Stage 1 (KS1), Key Stage 2 (KS2) settings

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 KS1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 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.