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SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Location: York
  • Sector: Primary
  • Date posted: 22/11/2018
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Job description

Are you an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant, passionate about education and supporting children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?

A primary academy in York have approached Teaching Personnel to support them with their recruitment of SEN Teaching Assistants for a variety of short and long term roles.

This school has a fantastic additional provision for children with a variety of Special Educational Needs (SEN), including Autism (ASC) and Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN). Cover is often required at short notice and so this role is suitable for a passionate Teaching Assistant who is flexible and adaptable.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a qualified Teaching Assistant and/or have experience supporting children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)
  • Be able to demonstrate initiative, reliability and commitment
  • Be committed to creating a safe and inspiring learning environment
  • Have at least 3 full days per week availability

Teaching Personnel can offer:

  • Your own specialist Recruitment Consultant, who is committed to supporting you during your journey with Teaching Personnel
  • Competitive weekly pay, based on qualification, experience and the nature of the role, paid directly through PAYE, with no umbrella companies
  • Refer a friend scheme - earn a £50 bonus for every friend you refer who is successful in their application
  • Annual Teaching Assistant of the year awards
  • Access to your own personal online portal, complete with an interactive online diary so that you can manage your bookings and availability from your PC, laptop or smartphone
  • Access to our CPD Academy, with FREE and subsidised training courses, including a large variety of online training as well as regular Team Teach Moving & Handling training days - see below for more details:

The CPD Academy is an online portal where you can browse and book the most relevant up to date CPD courses available. It also has a number of other tools outlined below that are designed to support your professional development and make working through Teaching Personnel a rewarding and enjoyable experience. Through the CPD Academy, you can:

  • View and book online CPD Courses through New Skills Academy
  • Download lesson resources to support you on your school assignment
  • Update your work diary
  • View and book Face to Face CPD Courses
  • Update your CV with new skills and experience
  • Upload and edit your personal statement
  • View our Interview and Trial Day Preparation Guide
  • Visit our online bookshop
  • View your payslips
  • Store your CPD course certificates and build a professional development portfolio

If you are, therefore, interested in this SEN Teaching Assistant role in York, please contact Molly on 01482 908010 or click 'apply now' and we will in touch!

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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