SEND Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00027254-1
  • Date Posted: 13 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Retford, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £68.39 to £80.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Teaching Assistant (SEND)

Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Teaching Assistant

November 2020 start - ad hoc supply and long-term contracts available...

£68.39-£80.00 per day dependent upon setting and experience
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 3:30pm
Team Teach required (Vision can offer FREE team teach Training)
Moving & Handling, Hoist trained.
Supply, temporary work with Vision for Education
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

Would you like to transition from Special Needs Work, Youth Work, Support Work, Childcare or other work with Vulnerable children and Young People into working in schools?

Vision for Education are a trusted partner of Special Educational Needs Schools, Alternative Provisions, Designated Provisions and PRUs across South Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire, This role is particularly for the Retford Area.

The Work for this Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Support Assistant role:

We work with SEND Schools in Retford for their temporary, permanent and cover needs for Special Educational Needs (SEND) Support Assistants.  We can be flexible working around candidates, but most vacancies are full time Monday to Friday 8:30am - 3:30pm weekly starting from November 2020. We can also off ad hoc supply work if preferred.

We are looking for candidates to join us for this Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Support Assistant role who have a background in any of the areas above, and ideally a supporting qualification in Health and Social Care, Early Childhood Studies, Supporting Teaching and Learning, Youth Work, Psychology, Sociology, Mental Health or a related qualification (but not essential). Experience is vital for this role, as we need to obtain recent professional references.

We will need to be able to obtain at least 2 professional references relating to placements or roles described above in the past few years for this Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Support Assistant role.

You can expect a warm, friendly and knowledgeable service, and opportunities to expand your skills and develop your experience in a supportive well managed way.

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.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact Francesca Halit on (phone number removed) or email  today.

*They must have worked a total of 30 days for us for the bonus to be received 

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.