Teaching Assistant

Vision for Education LtdCambridgeshire

Teaching Assistant

Vision for Education are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work at a school in Cambridge. This is a full-time role, ideal for an experienced or newly qualified Teaching Assistant looking for their next opportunities. To start in September, this position has the potential to be made permanent for the right candidate.  

The role

The successful Teaching Assistant will be a passionate and proactive individual, capable of building good relationships with pupils and staff. Working in Key Stage 1 (KS1), they must have a good understanding of the curriculum and be able to work with the class teacher to deliver sessions in small group settings.

The school

The school are seeking and engaging and proactive Teaching Assistant to join their team. In return, the school can offer a friendly environment, with hardworking colleagues and a very supportive leadership team. The appointed Teaching Assistant will benefit from working alongside experienced members of staff and lots of opportunities for professional development.

Requirements

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

Have experience working in Key Stage 1 (KS1)

Have excellent behaviour management skills

Be a confident communicator, able to use your own initiative when required

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 Primary Team on 01223 608140 or email amy.heading@visionforeducation.co.uk ​​​​

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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