KS1 Teaching Assistants
The Education Network has a long harboured reputation of education recruitment in the North East that puts its candidates first and has a first class track record of placing teachers in short-term, long-term and permanent roles. Taking great pride, the Education Network offers extremely efficient levels of service and support to both schools and candidates. In addition to our services, we offer additional training and development opportunities for our candidates as well as receiving personalised career support from our team at the Education Network.With the fantastic reputation and relationships we have built over the years with our partnership schools in the North East, the Education Network are currently seeking to recruit qualified KS1 Teaching Assistants to support a number of schools on a supply basis. Due to the recent growth and unprecedented number of requirements for supply staff across our schools and academies across the North East, we are looking for candidates that would be free to cover on a short and long term basis with work available 1-5 days per week or when required by schools.We are looking for individuals who are warm, approachable and can work under their own initiative to create an welcoming environment. We are looking for indiviuals who can work in the following areas; Northumberland, Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Tynside, Gateshead and South Tyneside.
An ideal candidate would meet the following criteria:
- You must be willing to complete registration with ourselves so that you are clear to work in primary schools from a compliance perspective.
- Qualified to at least a Level 2 in a relevant education support and leaning.
- Be flexible with working patterns
- Have zero criminal convictions and if not in possession already be willing to apply for a DBS (Disclosure and Barring service) Certificate.
- Have recent experience of working in a classroom environment in the past 2-3 years (voluntary is acceptable).
- Have enthusiasm for learning and supporting teachers and pupils in school.
- Be able to provide references to cover you for your last 2 years of employment (at least one being relevant to childcare/education).
This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures and references. Education Network is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This role is time critical so we urge any potential candidates to apply as soon as possible. you must complete initial registration with ourselves that includes various safeguarding checks such as DBS and referencing but we will support with this.The Education Network Offer:
Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.