One to One Teaching Assistant (Secure Unit), Kirklees

Vision for Education LtdKirklees
Date posted:
Start date: Flexible start dates
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £65 - £75 per day
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

One to One Teaching Assistant (Secure Unit)

  • Kirklees
  • £65 - £75 per day
  • Monday to Friday full time 8:30 - 3:30
  • Pupil Referral Unit in Kirklees
  • Temporary to permanent role through Vision for Education's Huddersfield SEND team
  • Team Teach is advantageous however you can train with Vision at no cost!
  • Immediate or April 2020 start

Salary is dependant on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is to have relevant experience with Challenging behaviours / SEND in the past few years so Vision can obtain recent references.

Are you an enthusiastic, motivated One to One teaching Assistant that is looking for a long term, full time role within a Secure Unit? Are you looking for School Hours for a better work / life balance?

Vision for Education are looking for a One to One Teaching Assistant to join us on a full-time basis working with students that are no longer in mainstream education for a variety of reasons. This is a role working specifically with a Year 10 student who displays challenging behaviours. Although this can be an extremely challenging role it’s also very rewarding. 

One to One Teaching Assistants play an important role in helping to create structure and a positive experience in the students’ academic learning therefore we are looking for a committed, hardworking Teaching Assistant to join the team.

The specific setting specialises in catering for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health challenges and have a driven and successful teaching and management team. This specialist setting caters for students from KS2 – KS5 in a specialist setting adapted to the needs of the students.


To be considered for the One to One Teaching Assistant position, you will:

Have experience within the last 2 years in a similar setting that we are able to gain professional references from

Hold a team teach certificate or be willing to attend training with Vision for Education (Vision offer free training)

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. 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. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company Tes Global.

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, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £390.

Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a One to One Teaching 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 via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Huddersfield SEND team on 01484 642928 or

*They must have worked a total of 30 days for us for the bonus to be received


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