SEND Learning Support Assistant (Primary SEMH / Ongoing), Gateshead

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Vision for Education LtdGateshead

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £60 per day
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Vision for Education the supply of TES, are actively recruiting for an open minded, empathetic, adaptable and engaging Learning Support Assistant who has experience working with Primary (KS1 / KS1) students. This is a long term, full time but temporary role to work within a school specifically for young people with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

Personality is paramount whilst maintaining a calm, patient but enthusiastic manner is required to achieve progress with these students who often dis-engaged and can regularly demonstrate challenging and disruptive behaviour.

This role would suit Newly Qualified Teachers who are looking to gain further experience in a challenging but rewarding SEN environment.

  • The ideal applicant will have previous experience working with challenging behaviour / be Team Teach trained.
  • Applicants must hold a current DBS (Children and Vulnerable Adults) and it be registered on the online update service or be willing to undergo a DBS check through Vision for Education. 
  • Applicants must be available 5 days a week and be able to work in the Gateshead area.
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and meet all national safeguarding criteria.
  • Applicants must hold a valid UK license and have access to a vehicle.

In return, as an agency we offer:

  • Excellent, fair and transparent pay rates from £60 per day.
  • Seminars and training courses such as Team Teach and Moving & Handling (paid for by Vision) to continue your individual professional development.
  • Dedicated team of experienced SEND consultants that work with our supply staff to place them in schools and locations that suit them.
  • Wages paid directly into your bank account every week via PAYE.
  • We are an agency that won't charge your school a fee should they wish to offer you a permanent contract. We won't stand in the way of your career.

For further information, please call Dan Rutledge on 01912291386 or email,uk


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Type: Supply Agency