EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA)

Vision for Education LtdManchester

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EYFS Teaching Assistant


April 2021 – July 2021

£315 - £375 per week

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are Level 2 in Children and Young People or equivalent.

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local primary school in Gorton, Manchester. This is a long-term EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) which will commence in April 2021 and will continue on a long-term basis.  For the right person, this role may become permanent.

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative team, the successful EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) will focus on delivering whole class support within a busy and very popular EYFS unit within a 2-form entry primary school. The successful EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) will be expected to work within EYFS, primarily within a Nursery class. The successful applicant will deliver literacy and numeracy to small groups. Ideally the successful EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) will have experience of delivering intervention-based support and relishes the opportunity to help support young learners at the start of their school life.   This position will be full time, working 08:30 – 15:00 Monday to Friday.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are a Level 2 qualification in Childcare and EYFS experience.

The school

This average sized primary school is looking for a EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) who can hit the ground running and take an active part in supporting EYFS children. The successful EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) will be joining a motivated and passionate team of EYFS professionals. This primary school has a strong team spirit and dedicated work ethic among staff.  


To be considered for this EYFS Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA) position, you will:

• Hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Childcare.

• Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in EYFS

• Be experienced in working with small groups to boost attainment

• Have experience of providing literacy and numeracy support

• Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.

• Have experience of delivering 1-1 support to pupils who have Special Educational Needs.

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.

• 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 Manchester Primary team on 0161 273 7475

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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