Special Educational Needs Support Assistant , West Yorkshire

Vision for Education LtdWest Yorkshire
Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £65 - £75 (per day)
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Special Educational Needs Support Assistant 

  • West Yorkshire
  • £65 - £75 per day
  • September 2019
  • Full time or part time

Vision for Education is looking to appoint Support Assistants to join our successful supply team and work in local Specialist SEND Secondary Schools across West Yorkshire from September 2019.

The role

Vision for Education are looking for several Supply Special Educational Needs Support Assistants to join our bank of staff working across our specialist settings. Vision for Education's Huddersfield SEND team look after various specialist Schools in Calderdale, Kirklees, Wakefield and parts of Keighley. We are looking for adaptable, reliable and confident Support Assistants who are looking to make a difference in young learners lives.

The school

Vision for Education cover a mixture of Schools that all have different needs. Whether you are looking to work with severe physical disabilities / Autism / Mental Health, we will be able to help. We have long term full time roles or just general supply to work around your needs.


To be considered for the Special Educational Needs Support Assistant  position, you will:

Have experience working with Special Needs within the last 2 years whether it be in an Educational setting or within Care etc.

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

Be positive and willing to adapt well.

Ideally have experience delivering behaviour management.

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 Support 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 via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Huddersfield SEND team on 01484 642928 or chloe.talboys@visionforeducation.co.uk 


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