Teaching Assistant SEND

  • Job Reference: 00096342-1
  • Date Posted: 21 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £10.65 to £11.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Teaching Assistant SEND
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
From £10.65 Per Hr
Jan 2023 – July 2023

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a SEND Teaching Assistant Level 3 to join our successful supply teaching team and to work in a local primary school in Chesterfield. This is a full-time primary teaching assistant role, working 1-1 with a SEND child which will commence in Jan 2023 until July 2023.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are Level 3 Teaching Assistant.

The role
The desired SEND Teaching Assistant will be working 1-1 with a child with down syndrome in a Year 5 class who is currently working at Year 1 levels. This role would be suitable for both experienced and newly qualified Teaching Assistants, but the school would ideally like someone who has previously worked with SEND children.

The school
This is a larger than average sized primary graded good by Ofsted, based in Chesterfield.

With a supportive headteacher and governing body the school have the full support of its staff to raising achievement through better teaching.

The school encourage the children to understand the positive impact they can have in changing the world around them by showing care, compassion, tolerance and kindness.

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

Hold a minimum of a Level 3 qualification in Teaching and Learning in Schools.
Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a Primary environment.
Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups to boost attainment.

Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.
Ideally have experience delivering primary lessons.

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.

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.

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.

How to apply
If you are a Level 3 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.

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