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Date Added: Thu 07/09/2023

Teaching Assistant

Cambridge, CB2, UK
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Job Type: Contract, Full Time

Salary: £75 - £90/day

Vision for Education are looking to find a 1:1 Teaching Assistant to help children with speech and language difficulties at a school in North Cambridge

About the role

We are seeking a proactive individual to support the main classroom teacher and to mainly work alongside several pupils with specific language support needs . They are not challenging in their behaviour and just need a little extra help . The role is a temporary role for at least the autumn and spring term, with strong possibility of a permanent role being offered.

About the school

This two-form entry school has key values and a strong ethos, work together as a team to ensure all children have a happy, caring, nurturing environment where they feel safe and supported in order to thrive. It is an incredibly well regarded school with excellent training opportunities.


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

Experience working as a Teaching Assistant/ Learning Support Assistant / Similar role
Although a Level 2 in Supporting and Teaching Learning is desirable - it is not essential.
Ability to work effectively in a team.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.

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

GSCE Maths and English at Grade C or higher
Strong written and spoken English

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.

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 Tom Middlemiss on  or email 

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