Learning Difficulties Teaching Assistant, Keighley

Vision for Education LtdKeighley
Date posted:
Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £62 - £67 (per day)
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Learning Difficulties Teaching Assistant

  • £62 - £67 (per day)
  • Keighley SEND School
  • Supply role through Vision for Education
  • Full time Monday to Friday
  • Vision are flexible on an immediate or Jan 2020 start date
  • Experience required (working with children or young people)

We are seeking a new member of staff on a full time basis to work in this ‘Good’ school with children with Special Educational Needs aged 5-11 years for this Learning Difficulties Teaching Assistant role.

To work in this Learning Difficulties Teaching Assistant role you must have experience of working with children, young people or adults with Special Needs, Disability or Learning Difficulties.

The purpose of the Learning Difficulties Teaching Assistant role is to support the class teacher, support individual children’s learning, mobility, physical and medical needs; assisting in the effective, safe and purposeful running of the classroom. 

All staff working in this setting must be happy to assist children with personal care needs.  Working hours are 8.40-3.30pm

The Learning Difficulties Teaching Assistant will be working as part of a friendly, child centred team who:

Prioritise inclusion and dignity

Use sensory approaches to learning

Communicate with AAC – PECs, picture cues, signing

Experience in a related or similar role will be highly advantageous. You must be prepared to complete or provide a certificate demonstrating up to date Safeguarding and Child Protection Training (Free of charge through Vision for Education). 

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

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 £350.

Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.

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

How to apply

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 today on 01484 642928 or chloe.talboys@visionforeducation.co.uk


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