Teaching Assistant (SEND)

Teaching Assistant (SEND)
  • £18,500 - £20,500 per year
  • Permanent
  • Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire, England Burton-On-Trent Staffordshire South Holland
Job Ref: SENTABurton
Sector: Special Education
Date Added: 13 November 2023

Career Teachers are supporting a residential special school for young people aged from 5-19 with Special Educational Needs, including Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Speech & Language Disorders, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD), communication needs, therapeutic needs (including speech and language and sensory processing needs), and associated challenging behaviour. They wish to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join their team as soon as possible, on a permanent basis.

The school benefits from a creative and bespoke curriculum, a working onsite farm, small class sizes, and a multi-disciplinary approach (including a therapy team). It also relies upon a group of highly skilled teaching assistants that bring ideas, new activities and enthusiasm into the classroom, whilst working alongside a range of other professionals.

To be considered for an opportunity at this provision, you will have experience working as a Teaching Assistant and ideally have some experience working, volunteering, caring or living with a child or young person who has learning difficulties and/or social, emotional, and mental health needs.

The hours of work are Mon- Thurs: 8.15 am- 4.15 pm and Friday 8:15am - 3:00pm.

If you are interested in making a real difference to the lives of children and young people, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! Please apply today and we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your application.


Career Teachers are committed to negotiating a salary package that is fair and paid to scale. Salary will depend on experience.
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 with the client in person and give details for us to complete reference checks.
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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28/12/2023 15:21:26
GBP 18500 20500 year
Contact Consultant:
Annabel Bowden

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