SEND Learning Mentor, St Helens

Closing date:Expiring soon

Vision for Education LtdSt Helens

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes
SEND Teaching Assistant  St Helens Vision for Education are looking to appoint an SEND Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply team and work in a local school in St Helens. The role will commence from September 2019.

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative team, the SEND Teaching Assistant will focus on providing support and assistance within the SEND department of a mixed comprehensive secondary mainstream school. The child is extremely vulnerable, and would need pastoral assistance as well as general classroom support.


To be considered for the SEND Teaching Assistant position, you will:

- Have experience of working as a Teacher/Teaching Assistant/Learning Mentor in a school environment.

- Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups or 1:1 settings to boost attainment.

- Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.

- Have a fun and friendly approach inside and outside the classroom.

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) / Learning Support Assistant (LSA) 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 Jane on 0151 363 2266 or


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Type: Supply Agency