Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant, Wallsend

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Vision for Education LtdWallsend

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Start date: November 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £8.78 - £9.00 per hour
Contract term: Temporary

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a part-time Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply teaching support team and to work in a local primary school in Wallsend. The successful Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant will start Monday 5th November 2018 and continue until July 2019. The successful candidate will be providing whole class support and running Literacy and Maths intervention groups. Part-time hours include working mornings only (8.30am – 12.30am) Monday to Friday.

This is larger than average sized primary school are looking for a committed and successful practitioner to accelerate children’s progress in Key Stage 2 (KS2). The candidate will work alongside outstanding leadership and supportive staff to ensure Key Stage 2 children continue to improve throughout the year in Literacy and Numeracy. Previous experience running Key Stage 2 (KS2) intervention groups is beneficial.  

The successful Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant will have excellent knowledge of working with children in the KS2, and ideally will have worked with children with SEND. The desired teaching assistant will be working closely with KS2 teachers to deliver the best possible care for the children under their care.

To be considered for the position of Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant you must:

  • Have experience supporting children in primary education in Key Stage 2
  • Hold a Level 2 qualification in childcare
  • Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of Primary School Staff
  • Have a passion for teaching with the ability to plan and deliver inspiring lessons 

At Vision for Education we take our responsibilities to our practitioners seriously and our aim is to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts. As part of the Vision for Education team, and as a Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE
  • Support throughout your placements
  • Access to a dedicated Primary consultant 24  hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Unparalleled daily rates
  • Access to free CPD such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and Moving and Handling qualifications
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations) to make sure you get paid what you deserve
  • £50 reward every time you recommend a  colleague
  • Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying  period)
  • Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drink

If you are a qualified Key Stage 2 (KS2) 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 or for more information on this and other teaching opportunities across Vision for Education contact the Primary Education team, at the Newcastle upon Tyne. 

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All candidates will be required to complete our safeguarding checks and undergo an enhanced DBS check.


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Type: Supply Agency