Teaching Assistant for challenging behaviours, Kirklees

Vision for Education LtdKirklees
Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £70 - £80 (per day)
Contract term: Supply

Teaching Assistant for challenging behaviours

  • Kirklees, £70 - £80 per day.
  • Immediate start
  • PRU - full time

Relevant experience within the past 2 years working with children, young people or adults is ESSENTIAL for this role through Vision for Education.

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a full time Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply teaching support team and to work in a local SEMH setting in Kirklees. This will be a full time role working with KS3 / 4 students commencing ASAP on a long-term basis.

This is a specialist setting catering for students who show signs of Social, Emotional and Mental Health from KS2 – KS4. In this setting we are looking for a committed and motivational practitioner to join their successful team. The school specialises in Nurture and have a driven and successful teaching and management team. The Teaching Assistant for challenging behaviours position can be very changing however also very rewarding. Teaching Assistants play an important role in helping to create structure and a positive experience in the students’ academic learning.

The successful Teaching Assistant will have excellent knowledge of working with young learners in similar settings, and ideally will have worked with children with challenging behaviour. The desired Teaching Assistant will be team teach trained however this is not essential as Vision offer regular CPD training.

To be considered for the position of Teaching Assistant for challenging behaviours you must:

Have experience supporting young learners in similar settings

Hold a Team teach qualification (not essential as we offer CPD training)

Have a genuine desire to make a difference in vulnerable young learners lives

Have a passion to help children achieve their full potential

At Vision for Education we take our responsibilities to our practitioners seriously and our aim is to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts. As part of the Vision for Education team, and as a Teaching Assistant, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE

Support throughout your placements

Access to a dedicated SEND 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 colleague

Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying period)

Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drink

If you are a qualified support worker 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 Specialist SEND team, at the Huddersfield branch on 01484 642928 or chloe.talboys@visionforeducation.co.uk


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