Teaching Assistant, Newcastle upon Tyne

Closing date:Expiring soon

Vision for Education LtdNewcastle upon Tyne

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply team and work in a local first school in the Newcastle upon Tyne. This is a full-time Teaching Assistant role, which will commence in January 2020 on a long-term basis.  

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative team, the Teaching Assistant will focus on providing general support within the Year 3 and Year 4 classrooms, alongside some 1:1 and small group work within the EYFS

The school

This smaller than average first school is looking for a committed and successful Teaching Assistant to join their motivated team. The school has effective leadership, a positive and friendly ethos and the local community is highly supportive of the school.


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

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

• A DBS on the update service would be advantageous.

• Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a Key Stage 2 environment.

• Be experienced in working with smaller groups and 1:1 to boost attainment.

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

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 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 267 4555.




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Type: Supply Agency