Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00095658-1
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Flixton
  • Salary: £350 to £400 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

LOCATION – Trafford



SALARY - £350 - £400 per week



Are you looking for a rewarding new role where you are making a positive difference to children?

Do you have a passion for supporting children with additional needs?

Vision for Education are currently looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Special Needs Teaching Assistant to work in a range of schools supporting students with special needs across Trafford.

The role

You will work under the instruction and guidance of teaching staff to support the delivery of quality learning
You will be required to provide support for students on a 1:1 basis, in small groups and within the classroom  
You will need to prepare and adapt materials suitable for pupils with learning difficulties to use in class
The School

You will be able to work in a range of schools in Trafford that are focused on supporting students to reach their full potential
They offer supportive and welcoming teams with excellent facilities deigned to provide students with full access to learning
Class sizes will vary, and students will be placed in classes on age and ability

There are opportunities for the role to become a permanent position after a qualifying period is worked


Have a desire to work and support young people with special educational needs and disabilities
Have a caring, positive, and flexible attitude
Understand the needs of students with learning difficulties
Be reliable in both attendance and punctuality
Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for the position of Special Needs Teaching Assistant are:

Have relevant experience or working with children and young people

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 to 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.

What Vision for Education offer 
As a valued Special Needs Teaching Assistant and 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. 
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. 
How to apply 
If you are a Special Needs Teaching Assistant looking for work in Trafford 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 SEN 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.