SEMH Teaching Assistant

ABC Teachers LimitedCannock

ABC Teachers are currently recruiting for passionate TAs and learning support assistants with experience in Social Emotional and Mental Health needs for a school we work closely with based in Cannock. We have both full and part time roles available starting in March 2021. 

You will be working with students of a primary age who have SEMH, alongside a team of supportive and caring staff, where the needs of the child always come first, in a positive working environment.

The ideal candidate will have relevant experience in working with the specialist needs of students with SEMH, and who is able to build a strong rapport with students. We are looking for candidates who have great behaviour management and communication skills and can help maintain a welcoming and supportive environment for learners.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All staff must hold an enhanced DBS disclosure which must also be registered to the Update Service (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you), need to provide professional or academic references and attend a face to face interview. A prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.

About ABC Teachers:

ABC Teachers are a leading teaching agency offering a fresh approach to education recruitment. We work with teachers, teaching assistants and cover supervisors in both supply and permanent positions.

ABC Teachers are REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency. Candidates’ pay rates are competitive and in line with the AWR policy meaning that after a qualifying period, supply teachers can be paid to the comparable scale offered by the school (subject to qualifying criteria).

Please be aware that telephone calls to and/or from ABC Teachers may be recorded for training, safeguarding and compliance purposes.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Recent, referenceable school based experience within an SEN setting (within the last 5 years).

Working with ABC Teachers:

As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, 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

• Uncapped referral bonus scheme (subject to T&C)

How to apply

If you are interested in this position, then please apply now to submit your details, or give us a call on 01543 228 029 to discuss further.

To register with ABC Teachers or keep up to date with similar positions we have available, please visit the ABC Teachers  Website. You can also find us on Twitter and Facebook.

PLEASE NOTE: due to COVID-19, we are currently completing interviews and registrations online via secure web rooms. The technology we have put into place ensures that we can move forward with your application.

ABC Teachers Limited


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