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Vision for Education

Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant

This Part Time Key Stage 2 (KS2) Teaching Assistant role is based at a lovely Primary School in the Sunderland area.

About the role

This is a part-time role, of which the successful candidate will be expected to work, Monday-Friday and the hours will be 08.30 – 12.30. This role is based in the schools Key Stage 2 (KS2) and the candidate will be working with a full classroom of KS2 pupils with mixed abilities. The candidate will be expected to work one to one in and out of the classroom as well as delivering small group interventions. This role is until the New Year with a view to be extended upon review.

About the school

This is a vibrant school in the Sunderland area. Hard working staff and supportive parents are what makes this school a happy place for pupils to thrive. There are also nearby local transport links.


To be considered for the role of Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant you will:

  • An ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Teaching Assistant or equivalent (Level 2 plus ideally)
  • Knowledge of working within Key Stage 2 (KS2)

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:

  • Teaching Assistant or equivalent (Level 2 plus ideally)

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 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.

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