Special Needs Support Assistant (Post 16, ASC, SLD), North Tyneside

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Vision for Education LtdNorth Tyneside

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Vision for Education, the supply arm of the TES are actively recruiting for Learning Support Assistants to work with students who have Autism (ASC) and severe learning & behavioural difficulties. This role is on a temp but ongoing basis and is to work with young adults aged 16+.

It will be based both in and around campus as well as in the community to support students with social awareness, life skills and self-confidence.

This would be a fantastic opportunity for a newly qualified Teacher (NQT) looking to gain further experience in SEND or for an experienced Teaching Assistant looking to gain a secure role with real job satisfaction and prospects of going on to a permanent contract.

Applicants must:

  • Have experience of working with young people who have complex needs.
  • Ideally have training in moving and handling and be comfortable assisting in personal care.
  • Be available to work in the North Tyneside area.
  • Be eligible to work in the UK and meet all national safeguarding criteria.
  • Hold a current DBS certificate and it be registered on the online update service. If your DBS is not registered online or you do not hold a DBS Vision will assist in your application.

In return, as an agency we offer:

  • Excellent and transparent rates starting from £60 per day.
  • Consistent seminars and training courses such as Team Teach, Moving & Handling      Autism Awareness (paid for by Vision) to continue your individual professional development.
  • Dedicated team that work with our supply staff to place them in schools and locations that suit them.
  • Wages paid directly into 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 (SEND Consultant) on 01912291386 email CV and details to dan.rutledge@visionforeducation.co.uk   


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More about Vision for Education Ltd
Type: Supply Agency
Address: Newcastle Office, Gateway House, Gateway West, Greenfinch Way, Newburn Riverside, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE15 8NX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 267 4555