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Job description

I am looking for a Teaching Assistant with Moving and Handling Training to start as soon as possible at a fantastic SEN Primary school based in York.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with SEN or primary education but it is not essential. You must have a friendly ethos and have the ability to build relationships with every student.

The Job Role:

  • Supporting the delivery of all lessons and helping to engage students
  • Encouraging and developing the students confidence and independence
  • Liaise with teachers and support staff to develop education plans
  • Working within specialised class rooms
  • SEN to include ASC, Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Medical Needs and Vision Impairment
  • Age range 4-11
  • 8.30am to 4.00pm

Ideal candidate requirements:

  • Experience of SEN (1 on 1 would be advantageous)
  • Experience supporting complex needs such as Autism and Speech, Language and Communication Needs
  • Great communication skills
  • Right attitude towards teaching and learning within SEN
  • Moving and Handling is essential, or the willingness to complete the course


  • Exclusive access to online and in house CPD courses
  • The chance to gain recognised qualifications such as Safeguarding Level 2, Team Teach, Moving and Handling, SEN Diploma Levels 2, 3 and 4, Child Psychology and many more!
  • Opportunity for gaining a permanent contract
  • Dedicated consultant who will support you through the placement.

To Apply:

Please contact Kerry Fowler for more information on 01482 908020 or alternatively, you can send your up to date CV by following the ‘Apply Now’ Link.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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