1-1 Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00096191-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Salford, Manchester
  • Salary: £350 to £400 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

£350 - £400 per week

The role
Do you have a desire to work with children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities? Are you a bubbly and enthusiastic person?
Vision For Education are experiencing a high demand from a special needs school in Salford for people who want to work as a 1-1 Teaching Assistant.

You will be expected to provide classroom-based support to children from the ages of 5-19.
As a 1-1 Teaching Assistant you will have the ability to positively engage with children with learning difficulties and disabilities
You will be required to assist young people with a range of Moderate Learning difficulties, primarily Autism
There are opportunities for the role to become a permanent position after a qualifying period is worked
The school

The special needs school in Salford provides a supportive and nurturing environment for students who find mainstream school settings unsuitable.
Students are placed in classes based on their ability levels as well as their age
Many pupils will be non-verbal and the use of communication tools such as Makaton are widely used
Class sizes are small with high staff to pupil ratios

Have a desire to work with children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Have a patient and caring nature
Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for the 1-1 Teaching Assistant position are:

Have relevant experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults
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 to 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.

What Vision for Education offer

As a 1-1 Teaching Assistant 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 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 training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. 
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 1-1 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 Manchester SEND team on (phone number removed).

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.