Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant, Blyth, Northumberland

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Vision for Education LtdBlyth, Northumberland

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £276 - £325 per week
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant  


£276 - £325 per week 

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

Fixed Term -- April 2020 – July 2020

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local primary school in the Blyth area. This is a fixed term full time Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (KS1TA) role, which will commence in April 2020 until July 2020.


The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative Key Stage 1 team, the Teaching Assistant (TA) will focus on delivering Literacy and Maths interventions to small group, supporting children with SEN and providing general classroom support for a mixed class. 

The school

This outstanding primary school is looking for a committed and successful Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (KS1 TA) to join their motivated team. The school has fantastic learning facilities and a strong leadership team. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive.  


To be considered for the Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant (KS1TA) position, you will:

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

• Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a primary environment.

• Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups with varying levels of SEN.

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

• Have experience in a primary environment.

• Ideally have experience delivering Reading and Writing interventions.

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 Teaching Assistant (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 Newcastle primary team on 0191 2674555.



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Type: Supply Agency