Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant, Wallsend

Vision for Education LtdWallsend
Date posted:
Start date: November 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £8.78 - £9.00 per hour
Contract term: Temporary

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a full time Special Education Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply teaching support team and to work in a local primary school in Wallsend. The school are looking to appoint a Level 3 Teaching Assistant to work on a one-to-one basis with a Year 6 pupil ASC. The successful Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant is to start November 2018 and will continue until the end of this academic year. Full time hours include working Monday to Friday 8.30 – 15.30.

This larger than average sized primary school are looking for a committed and successful teaching assistant to work alongside two Special Education Needs (SEN) children based in a upper Key Stage 2 classroom. The candidate will work alongside outstanding leadership and supportive staff to ensure the child continue to be offered the support required. 

The successful Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant will have excellent knowledge of working with children in KS2, and ideally will have worked with children with SEND. The desired teaching assistant will be working closely with the SENDCO and class teacher to deliver the best possible care for the children under their care.

To be considered for the position of Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant you must:

  • Have experience supporting children in primary education with SEND
  • Hold a Level 2 qualification in childcare
  • Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of Primary School Staff
  • Have a passion for teaching with the ability to plan and deliver inspiring lessons 

At Vision for Education we take our responsibilities to our practitioners seriously and our aim is to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts. As part of the Vision for Education team, and as a Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE
  • Support throughout your placements
  • Access to a dedicated Primary consultant 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Unparalleled daily rates
  • Access to free CPD such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and Moving and Handling qualifications
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker      Regulations) to make sure you get paid what you deserve
  • £50 reward every time you recommend a colleague
  • Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying period)
  • Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drink

If you are a qualified Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant 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 or for more information on this and other teaching opportunities across Vision for Education contact the Primary Education team, at the Newcastle upon Tyne. 

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All candidates will be required to complete our safeguarding checks and undergo an enhanced DBS check.


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