Roma-Slovak - Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00027756-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £68.39 to £80.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Roma-Slovak - Teaching Assistant


£68.39 - £80.00 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: 6 weeks referenceable experience within a relevant setting

Vision for education are urgently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant who speaks fluent Roma-Slovak and English, to work in a SEND school in Sheffield

The role

This role will involve you supporting a Secondary age learner in an SEND setting that caters for needs such as SEMH (Social, emotional, mental health issues) & EBD (emotional, Behavioural difficulties) ADHD & behavioural needs. You will be required to speak both Roma-Slovak and English fluently, in order to support this learner effectively.

For more information please contact Francesca on (phone number removed) or email  

The school

This school specialises in supporting age Primary and Secondary age learners in a wide variety of vocational courses and general life skills. All students are statemented with special education needs and disabilities.

Helping all students achieve their own personal goals and aspirations is at the forefront of the schools ethos and this is something that you will need to embrace to successfully become part of a team.


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

Have a minimum of 20 days experience in one relevant school setting or support role

A reference to cover a 6 week period (this does not have to be full time) experience on a relevant setting as above
Previous experience of working with SEND and behaviours that challenge is highly desirable
An enhanced DBS registered to the update service or the willingness to apply for one
Available full time
The ability to work on initiative and proactively
The desire to work with young people with special educational needs
Able to commute to south Sheffield either using own transport or public transport
Eligable to work in the UK
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 £390.
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

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 Roma-Slovak speaking 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 Francesca on (phone number removed) or email  

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.