Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Special Needs Teaching Assistant
  • £70 - £75 per day
  • Long-Term
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire, England Leeds West Yorkshire South Holland
Job Ref: SENTA129
Sector: Special Education
Date Added: 29 July 2022

Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant required for September 2022. Leeds.

Are you a nurturing and confident teaching assistant looking for a new and rewarding role in Leeds?

Do you have previous knowledge and experience of working with students with special educational needs?

If so, we have a new, exciting opportunity for you to join a successful team within a specialist school in Leeds.

This is a long-term role due to begin on September 5th. You will be working with students who have a variety of different special educational needs including autism, ADHD and physical and medical needs, therefore the ideal candidate will come from a background of working with children and young people who have additional learning needs and be confident and comfortable in their ability to support students well.

The school is located in an easily accessible area of Leeds, with parking on site and good public transport links. They cater for students from all backgrounds, aged 2 to 19 years of age and have excellent on site resources to cater for all of the different levels of learning.

We are looking for someone who is patient and empathetic, able to create a calm and positive learning environment where vulnerable students can feel safe and can therefore thrive and progress. Your main role is to engage students in the learning and activities set by the class teacher, using any resources and strategies needed to enable the child access for learning.

Relevant qualifications or CPD would be beneficial, training such as Makaton and PECs would be helpful but can also be provided.

If you are interested in a career in special education or are looking for a change, please click apply now and we will be in touch as soon as possible.

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.

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12/09/2022 13:36:19
GBP 70 75 day
Contact Consultant:
Ella Marshall

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