About AK Teaching: AK Teaching is dedicated to providing high-quality educational support to early years in our partner schools in Gateshead. We are looking to recruit a dedicated and enthusiastic Early Years Assistant to join our team. If you are passionate about working in early years education and supporting young children’s learning and development, we would love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist key workers in delivering high-quality activities that support children’s learning and development.
  • Be included within staffing ratios to ensure a safe and effective learning environment.
  • Ensure policies and procedures are followed consistently.
  • Maintain open communication with key workers and parents to support each child’s development.
  • Provide one-to-one support for children who require additional assistance.
  • Ensure a stimulating, safe, and nurturing environment for all children.


  • Hold a valid DBS on the update service or be willing to apply for a new one.
  • Exhibit excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrate a passion for working in early years education and supporting young learners.

What We Offer:

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and ongoing training.
  • A chance to make a significant impact on the lives of young children.
  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about early years education and meet the requirements listed above, please send your CV to james.cook@akteaching.co.uk with the subject line “Early Years Assistant Application.” 

AK Teaching is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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