Teaching Assistant for Special Needs, Huddersfield

Vision for Education LtdHuddersfield
Date posted:
Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £70 - £80 (per day)
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teaching Assistant for Special Needs

  • Full time position - Monday to Friday
  • Huddersfield School
  • £70 - £80 per day
  • Role through Vision for Education supply agency (temporary)
  • Position to start January 2020

You must have relevant experience working in a similar setting, or with children, young people or adults in the past few years (please contact us for more information regarding what experience is required)

Our Huddersfield specialist SEND department at Vision for Education (part of TES) are a well-respected agency which cover the areas of Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield.

We are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work with vulnerable young learners within a Special Educational Needs setting. We are working with an SEND School who are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work on a one-to-one basis with students who struggle and may present additional needs such as ADHD / Mild ASD / Asperger’s etc. This role requires patience and an empathetic approach.


To be considered for the Teaching Assistant for Special Needs role you must:

Excellent approach to supporting vulnerable young learners.

Have the ability to maintain a positive learning experience.

You must have at least 6 months relevant experience within a school or similar setting - this is essential for this role

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

Be non-judgemental and open minded.

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

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and what experience is required 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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