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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Vision for Education LtdLeeds

Special Needs Teaching Assistant  

Location: LS20

Pay: £70 - £75 Per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training and qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required to be considered for this position is 6 months minumum experience working with Learning Disabilities and Challenging Behaviour in a school or care setting (elderly care not included).

This role will start as soon as pupils fully go back to school in March.

The role 

As a Special Needs Teaching Assistant at this school you will be responsible for keeping pupils engaged in learning, helping the class teacher to deliver work and also managing some of the challenging behaviour that pupils present with.

The school 

Special School in North Leeds that caters for pupils with Learning Disabilities and Autism as well as some pupils with Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues.


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

•Have 6 months minimum experience working with young people with Learning Disabilities or Challenging Behaviour

•Available Full time Mon-Friday 08:30-15:30

•Have a DBS on the update service or be willing to get one

•Be Team Teach Trained or be willing to attend our 2 day (free) course

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. 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. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. 

What Vision for Education offer 

As a valued employee of , 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. 

•Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. 

•Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. 


How to apply 

If you are a 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 via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our SEND team and ask for Liam Ffrench or Mollie Headley on 01134265330.


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