SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00055673-1
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Dudley, West Midlands
  • Salary: £325 to £350 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

ABC Teachers is seeking an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to work in a SEN School in Dudley on a full time basis. The school caters for autism, complex communication and cognition and learning needs.

About the role:

Work with students from the age of four to nineteen.
Working alongside a class teacher and a team of experienced support staff.
Full time role to begin immediately with the possibility to be ongoing for the right SEN Teaching Assistant
As SEN Teaching Assistant you will be responsible for supporting the educational, social and emotional development for students.
About the school:

The school caters for students with a range of special educational needs, including autism, complex communication and cognition and learning needs.
The school is focused on providing specialist provision and supporting young people to achieve their best.
Promoting a calm and positive atmosphere for the pupils and staff.
Easily accessible from Birmingham, Stourbridge and West Bromwich.
About you:

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

Have previous experience working with children and young people with a range of special educational needs, such as learning difficulties, autism, and sensory needs.
Suitable qualifications such as Youth Work, Health and Social Care or Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools are desired but not essential.
Have strong communications skills with the ability to quickly build rapport with students
Able to obtain suitable references and a DBS check.
ABC Teachers 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 ABC Teachers  
ABC Teachers 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

What ABC Teachers offer

As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, 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 SEN 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 ABC Teachers, please contact our 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.