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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to appoint SEND Teaching Assistants (SEND TAs) to join our supply team. We are looking to appoint a candidate who would be comfortable and confident working with groups of children with SEMH needs across SEN & Primary School in Hastings. This is a full-time role, which will commence as soon as possible.

The role

The successful SEN Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) will have excellent knowledge of working with children with SEND.

The school

We are looking for a committed and successful SEN Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) to join our motivated team. This role would be across different schools on an 'adhoc' basis.


To be considered for the SEN Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) position, you will:

  • Hold a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in Childcare.
  • Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a classroom environment.
  • Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups to boost attainment.
  • Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.
  • Ideally have experience delivering small group interventions and 1:1 support.

About Teaching Personnel

Teaching Personnel are the market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

What Teaching Personnel offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
  • GBP50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a SEN Teaching Assistant (SEND TA) who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

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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