SEN Support Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
Long term supply – full time - through Vision for Education
Vision for Education is looking to appoint a SEN Support Assistant to join our successful supply team and work in a local Specialist SEND Secondary School in Wakefield. This is a fixed term 1:1 SEN Support Assistant role, which will commence in March 2019 until the end of the academic year.
Working as part of a dynamic and creative Specialist team, the SEN Support Assistant will focus on the young learner, whilst also providing general classroom support for a class of 10 children.
This Secondary Provision is looking for a committed and successful SEN Support Assistant to join their motivated team. The school cater for students who have Emotional, Social and Behavioural needs from the ages of 11 – 19. This can be a very challenging position however the support network is really strong and positive. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive.
To be considered for the SEN Support Assistant position, you will:
Hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Childcare.
Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a challenging environment.
Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups to boost attainment.
Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.
Be positive and willing to adapt well.
Ideally have experience delivering behaviour management.
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 £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
If you are a qualified Teaching Assistant (TA) 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 today on 01484 642928.