Free cookie consent management tool by TermsFeed Policy Generator Job - Teaching assistant | Vision for Education
Teaching assistant
contract type
Full-time, Part-time
contract term
Short-term/day-to-day supply, Long-term
£70 to £75 per day
Apply by
22 April 2022
Job start
Job end

Teaching assistants required Key stages 3 and 4 Trafford area Full and part time roles available

About the role

Vision For Education are looking to appoint highly motivated Teaching assistants on behalf of a large secondary school in the Trafford area, Greater Manchester. The school requires specialists who are looking for full time roles and have the empathy and compassion required to support young people with barriers to learning.

The role is a Fantastic opportunity to join an Ofsted 'Good' secondary school, with extremely welcoming staff members. The school is looking for candidates who have experience of working with children on a 1 to 1, group or in-class basis.

About the school

We work with schools across the whole of Greater Manchester. Those area's include: Manchester, Trafford, Salford, Bolton, Wigan, Warrington, Stockport, Cheshire east, Tameside, Oldham, Bury, Oldham, Rochdale and Buxton.

On this occasion, we're working with an Ofsted 'Good' rated school, with a mixed cohort of pupils ages 11-16. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join an incredibly proud, committed and inspiring team of teachers and support staff.


To be considered for the role of Teaching assistant you will:
  • Be able to work 1:1 with students who may demonstrate challenging behaviour and who will have Special Educational Needs
  • Have a warm and caring personality
  • Have a genuine desire to help students with complex needs
  • Have a 2-6 weeks relevant school-based experience
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.


£70 to £75 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • Recent experience working with secondary aged pupils
  • To have, or willing to obtain, an enhanced DBS certificate (subscribed to the update service)

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 training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Olivia Flinter on 0161 273 7111 or email

Request a call back

Book your place