SEND Teaching assistant

  • Job Reference: 00073297-1
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £10.65 to £11.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is Level 2 childcare qualification or recent relevant experience.  

The Role  

To work 1-1 and with small groups providing support to the teacher working with students with ASD and MLD . This role is due to start ASAP with the potential of a permanent role for the right candidate.  

The successful Teaching Assistant will have excellent knowledge of working with children, and ideally will have worked with children with SEND.  


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

Have experience supporting children with SEND  

Hold a Level 2 qualification in childcare or recent relevant experience  

Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of Primary School Staff  

Vision for education 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 Vision for Education  

Vision for education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.  

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 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.  

Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.  

How to apply  

If you are a 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 Sheffield 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.