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Care Assistant

Are you looking for a career change? Are you looking for a challenging but rewarding position? We have a fantastic opportunity to develop your career as a SEN Teaching Assistant. Our client is based in the York area and is looking for experienced care/teaching assistants to join their team.

The role requires you to work within a Special needs school either 1 on 1 or in small groups with children who have Autism, behavioural and or physical disabilities. The ideal candidate will have a caring nature and will be passionate about providing support to children of ages and abilities.

The primary function of the role is to support the delivery of all lessons and help to engage the students, while also developing the student's confidence and independence.

For this role:

  • Experience with Autism and behaviour awareness is essential
  • Must have moving and handling qualification or must be willing to participate in the course.
  • Experience working with young adults or children
  • Enthusiastic and flexible approach
  • Flexible availability
  • 8:30am till 4:00pm


  • Part time position including holiday pay
  • £71.25 a day, paid by Teaching Personnel's payroll system every Friday
  • Exclusive access to online and in house CPD courses
  • The chance to gain recognised qualifications such as a safe guarding level 2, Team Teach, Moving and Handling, SEN Diploma level 2-4, Child psychology and many more!
  • Dedicated consultant who will support you through the placement.

To Apply:

  • Please contact Thomas Csoppu 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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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