SEND Teaching Assistant

SEND Teaching Assistant
  • £76 - £90 per day
  • Short-Term/Supply
  • Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England Shirebrook Derbyshire South Holland
Job Ref: CS131123
Sector: Special Education
Date Added: 13 November 2023

Career Teachers are seeking SEND Teaching Assistants for an immediate start. The Alternative Provision is located in Shirebrook within acres of woodland. It is based within a farm park that is home to many farming animals. The school focuses on animal care therefore you will be outside in all weather conditions. This must be something that you are comfortable with. The school offers a balance of therapeutic and academic sessions to give learners a balance to the day.

As a Teaching Assistant you will work on a 1:1 or 2:1 basis with children and young people aged 7-18 years old. The pupils within this setting have a wide range of complex needs in education along side SEMH. The class sizes are on a 5:1 ratio. You will support the class teacher to ensure the pupil you are supporting achieves the best possible outcomes for their learning.

Paying £76 to £90 per day depending on experience. You will work full time Monday to Friday. This role is challenging yet rewarding for the right individual.

Requirements of the role:

  • Level 3 qualified
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service or able to apply for one through Career Teachers
  • Be calm and patient in your approach
  • Have teaching assistant experience
  • Have a genuine interest working with Special Educational Needs

If you are looking to gain and expand your teaching assistant knowledge within an alternative provision school then apply today, we want to hear from you!


T: 01332291723

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

Career Teachers
28/12/2023 11:57:00
GBP 76.00 90.00 day
Contact Consultant:
Cassie Ord

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