1:1 SEND Support Assistant, Morpeth

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Vision for Education LtdMorpeth

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £8.41 - 9.50
Contract term: Supply

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a SEND 1:1 Support Assistant to work alongside a Year 3 pupil at a primary school in the Morpeth area. The successful applicant will be required to work 09:00-13:00 (support is required 12:00-13:00 in the lunch hall and yard), Monday-Friday from January until the end of the academic year.  

The successful SEND Support Assistant will have previous experience looking after children within KS2 (Year 3) with sensory, social and communication needs. A good knowledge of the KS2 curriculum is advantageous, however, experience of supporting children with these needs is more essential. 

To be considered for the position of SEND Support Assistant you must:

  • Have experience supporting children on a 1:1 basis 
  • Have experience supporting children with SEND (SpLC, BESD)
  • Hold a Level 3 or above qualification in childcare
  • Have a patient and caring nature
  • A varied skill set with a wide range of strategies to engage children with diverse needs 
  • Have a passion for identifying children’s varying needs and adapting your approach to match

At Vision for Education we take our responsibilities to you seriously and our aim is to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts. As part of Vision for Supply Team you will benefit from:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE
  • Support throughout your placements
  • Access to a dedicated Primary consultant 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Unparalleled daily rates
  • Access to free CPD such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and Moving and Handling      qualifications
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations) to make sure you get paid      what you deserve
  • £50 reward every time you recommend a colleagu
  • Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying period)
  • Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drink

If you are a qualified Support Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment then we want to hear from you. 

Apply today or for more information on this and other teaching opportunities across Vision for Education contact the Primary Education team, at the Newcastle branch. 


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Type: Supply Agency