SEND Teaching Assistant

Job Title: SEND Teaching Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Tyne And Wear
Salary: £55 - £65 per day
Start Date: 2019-06-12 00:00:00
Reference: 229146272
Contact Name: Beth Pearson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2019 11:39

Job Description

The Education Network are currently seeking enthusiastic and capable SEN Teaching Assistants who are keen to undertake ad hoc and/or long-term work supporting children with a variety of Special Educational Needs. We work in partnership with a variety of lovely SEN schools across the North East who regularly request our supply support staff, making this an excellent opportunity to get your foot in the door of some fantastic schools and enrich your CV.

We are able to offer you SEN Teaching Assistant work to suit your schedule (whether that be full-time or part-time) and we will take into account your personal skill set (e.g. autism, behaviour support, SEMH, sign language etc.)in order to match you to the perfect role for you. You never know what a school is going to need and for how long, so we are confident that we can find something to suit you!

Because the world of SEN Schools is so wide and varied, there are very few set criteria that you must meet in order to be able to work for us. Instead, we register candidates based on their skills, experience and personalities and expertly match these to what our different schools are looking for.

In order to work with us, you will have:

* Recent experience as an SEN Teaching Assistant in a UK mainstream or SEN school OR experience in a similar setting which will give you relevant transferrable skills (e.g. social care, nursing, sports coaching etc.)
* The ability to remain professional at all times to build strong professional rapports with children and staff
* Be able to effectively assist children on a 1:1, small group or whole class basis in line with what the school have asked for
* Have a full understanding of safeguarding procedures and the responsibilities of a SEN Teaching Assistant
*Possess an up to date enhanced DBS check or be willing to undertake one

If you think that you could be suitable for the role of SEN Teaching Assistant, then please apply directly to this advert for an informal call back; we look forward to hearing from you!

If you have not heard form us within 3 working days, then your application to the role has been unsuccessful.

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.