Vision for Education are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant in the Accrington area, to start immediately with no set end date. About the role We are currently recruiting for a teaching assistant to work at a local primary school in the Accrington area which has recently been awarded Good by Ofsted. The role is set to commence ASAP, with no set end date. The ideal candidate will have already worked as a teaching assistant, preferably with pupils of Key Stage 1 age (5 - 7 years old) and will have extensive knowledge of the Key Stage 1 curriculum. Although an experienced teaching assistant is preferred the school is willing to accept an inexperienced teaching assistant looking to gain more experience of working in a classroom environment with children. The teaching assistant will be working within a Year 1 class of 28 pupils with all children working at different levels with a range of abilities. The successful candidate will be expected to work five days a week (Monday-Friday) during term-time only. About the school The school which we re recruiting for is in the Accrington area and has been recently awarded Good by Ofsted after a recent inspection. The school offers a supportive and welcoming environment for new and existing staff, with excellent facilities to support its pupils best with their education. The school is easily accessible by car and has its own car park for use of staff. Driving is not essential for this role, as the school is easily accessible via a bus route if public transport is required. Requirements To be considered for the role of Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant you will: Experience working in a primary school setting Hold a DBS or be willing to obtain this Have a real desire to support and motivate children Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Experience is not required for the role, but is desirable. The salary can be negotiated depending on experience and/or qualifications. 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 Ceri Jones on or email .