Teaching Assistant

Job Overview

Teaching Support Early Years Foundation Stage

£64.90 – £75 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications.

Contract dates 

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are recent Level 2 and/or Nursery/Primary Education experience are also welcomed to apply. 
Sep 2021 – Oct 2021 potential to be extended due to funding.

At Vision for Education, we always look to appoint talented Early Years Foundation Stage Teaching Assistant’s. Do you have  knowledge of the Early Years Curriculum and possess the skills to engage our youngest children in their Language and Communication, Physical and Personal, Social and Emotional Development  This is a role is ideal for an experienced or newly qualified Teaching Assistant looking for their next opportunity. This particular role is located in a school in the Bury Area, the start date will commence in September, this position has the potential to be made permanent for the right candidate.  

The role

The successful Early Years Teaching Assistant will be capable of building good relationships with pupils and staff. 
Have excellent communication skills, with a willingness to provide support across EYFS and Key Stage 1.
Be able to work across EYFS, Reception and lower Key Stage 1 unit.
Be able to support children with SEND within the school.
Support children’s holistic development through the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum (e.g. physical, emotional, social, communication and intellectual development needs)
Able to provide stimulating and active literacy and numeracy activities.
Able to observe, monitor and report on learning and development.
Provide a safe environment where children have the confidence to learn through play effectively.
The school

The school works to be inclusive to all. It provides a wide range of academic and extra-curricular activities. The school is rated “Good” by Ofsted and are currently working on targets to become outstanding. They have a desire to support by engaging children in play and lessons that are fun, active and engaging.

The school requires someone who is professional with the ability to adapt quickly and make excellent relationships.

To be considered for Teaching Assistant (TA) positions, you must:

Minimum of Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject or recent Primary experience

Have experience supporting children with Early Years Foundation Stage children of all abilities.

SEN experience desirable

Be able to adapt to different routines daily

Have experience of the Early Years Foundation stage curriculum and phonics.

Be flexible and creative when supporting teaching.

Be able to work between the hours of 8:30 until 15:30 Mon-Fri

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. 

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.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
If you are a Teaching Assistant who can engage, enthuse and develop a positive rapport with children, to enable them to achieve and excel 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 Di Roberts in our Manchester Primary Team on (phone number removed) 

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.  



Manchester City Centre

Full Time


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