Teaching Assistant – SEND, Huddersfield

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

Teaching Assistant – SEND

  • Huddersfield / Kirklees
  • £65 - £75 per day.
  • Full time
  •  Immediate or January 2020 start

Relevant experience working with children, young people or adults is essential for this role through Vision for Education in the past few years.

Team Teach training is advantageous for this role (Vision can offer this free of charge to successful candidates)

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a full time Teaching Assistant to join our successful supply support team and to work in a local Specialist educational setting in Huddersfield. This will be a full time 1:1 role working with specific young learners who need support and encouragement fulfilling their daily routine in School.

The school specialises in catering for students with Special Educational Needs and are not in mainstream education as they need additional support on a full-time basis. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant – SEND candidate who is hard working / creative and can adapt fast to situations that can arise. This can be a very challenging yet rewarding role and we are ideally looking for a Teaching assistant who has experience within the last 2 years. Teaching Assistants play an important role in helping to create structure and a positive experience in the students’ academic learning therefore we are looking for a committed, hardworking teaching assistant to join the team.

The successful Teaching Assistant – SEND will have excellent knowledge of working with young learners in similar settings, and ideally will have worked with individuals with special Needs. The desired teaching assistant will be team teach trained however this is not essential as Vision offer regular CPD training.

To be considered for this position you must:

Have experience supporting young learners in similar settings

Have a genuine desire to make a difference in young learners’ lives

Have a passion to help children achieve their full potential

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 Teaching assistant, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE
  • Support throughout your placements
  • Access to a dedicated SEND 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 passionate Teaching Assistant – SEND 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 Specialist SEND team, at the Huddersfield branch on 01484 642928 or chloe.talboys@visionforeducation.co.uk


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