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Early Years Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA)

Vision for Education NewcastleNewcastle upon Tyne

Early Years Teaching Assistant (EYFS TA)

January 2022

£60-£65 per day 


Vision for Education are seeking to appoint an experienced Early Years Teaching Assistant to join their successful supply teaching team to work in a highly rated First School in Gosforth. This position is set to commence in January 2022, working full-time, supporting within Nursery. The school wish to employ a candidate who is outgoing, confident, and enthusiastic towards children’s learning and development. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is Level 3 Childcare Qualification. 

The role

The ideal candidate will have experience of supporting within Early Years, working alongside the teacher to create an exciting, dynamic, and encouraging learning environment. The Teaching Assistant will enjoy undertaking practical tasks with the children and be able to confidently interact with the children, including singing and dancing. 

The school

The First School setting offer an unconditional welcome to all children in the community. The establishment as described by Ofsted is a ‘vibrant, happy place where pupils have above-average attendance which reflects their enjoyment and positive attitudes to school life’. The Teaching staff set high expectations with regards to behaviour and academic achievements of which new staff members are expected to promote. 


To be considered for the EYFS Teaching Assistant post, you will:

• Hold a minimum of Level 3 Childcare Qualification.

• Be committed to providing outstanding provision for the pupils within your care.

• Have experience of working within Early Years.

• Know a range of behaviour management strategies which can be implemented within the classroom. 

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 to 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. 

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 Your Earn (PAYE) system.

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 

• Pension contributions (subject to 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.

• £125 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme after working 30 full days.

• Access to a dedicated primary consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are to be a qualified Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) 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 Branch on 0191 267 4555.

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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