SEN Teaching Assistant, Blyth, Northumberland

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Vision for Education LtdBlyth, Northumberland

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Start date: £276 - £325 per week
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)


£276 - £325 per week

Fixed term – March 2020 – Ongoing

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a full time Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local primary school in the Blyth area. This is a fixed term Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) role which will commence in March 2020. 

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative Key Stage 2 team, the Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) will focus on providing one-to-one support to a child in Year 3 with behavioural issues. Previous experience working in a one – to – one capacity would be advantageous.

The school

This ‘good’ primary school is looking for a committed and successful Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join their motivated team. The Head Teacher has a positive approach to leading and managing the school. Children in school currently make good to outstanding progress and enjoy coming to school.


To be considered for the Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) position, you will:

• Hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Childcare. 

• Have experience working with children with behavioural issues.

• Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a school 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.

• Have experience supporting children in primary education.

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 Newcastle primary team on 0191 267 4555. 



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Type: Supply Agency