SEN Teaching Assistant, Peterborough

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Vision for Education LtdPeterborough

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Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £65 - £90 per day depending on experience and qualifications
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

SEN Teaching Assistant


Temporary, Fixed term

Vision for Education is looking to appoint an SEN Teaching Assistant (TA) to join our successful supply team and work in a local SEN school in Peterborough. This is a fixed term or temporary role, which will commence as soon as possible.

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative SEN team, the SEN TA will focus on working with the teacher in the class  and provide 1-1 guidance to pupils, whilst also providing general classroom support for the class. 

The school

This is a "Good" SEN school that is looking for a committed and successful SEN TA to join their motivated team. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive.  


To be considered for the SEN TA position, you will:

• Ideally hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Childcare (not essential). 

• Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in an SEN 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.

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 an SEN 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 team on 01733 371371.


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Type: Supply Agency