SEND Teaching Assistant - Part Time, Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Contract type: Part Time
  • Contract terms: Supply
  • Posted: 1 December 2017
  • Closing date: 14 December 2017

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a KS2 Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply teaching team and to work in a local primary school in Newcastle upon Tyne. The successful applicant will be required to 08:30-12:30, Monday-Friday with a Year 5 child.


This larger than average sized primary school is a strongly inclusive community school, with a governing body that is committed to promoting progression for their Teachers. The Head Teacher and Senior Leadership Team have a determination to provide the best possible education for those under their care. They are passionate about the children in the school, and work hard to ensure that children are not only academically, but also socially well rounded individuals. 


The successful Teaching Assistant will have excellent knowledge of working with children in Key Stage 2 and will have experience working on a one to one basis. They will be able to work closely with the classroom teacher to plan innovative and engaging lessons that will meet the needs of children with a variety of abilities. This is a great opportunity to join the school and become part of its committed school team. 


To be considered for the position of Teaching Assistant you must:

• Have experience supporting children in primary education in KS2

• Have experience supporting children with SEND

• 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 you seriously and our aim is to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts. As part of Vision for Supply Team you will benefit from:

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE

• £50 reward every time you recommend a colleague

• 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 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 branch.