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SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Location: York
  • Sector: Primary
  • Date posted: 15/11/2019
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Job description

Title: Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA)

School Location: Hull

Year Groups: Year 1 – Year 6 (EYFS - KS2)

Daily Rate: GBP57 - 70

Start Date: September 2019

Contract: Part time and full time positions available

  • Could you be an amazing Teaching Assistant?
  • Are you passionate about supporting the intellectual, social and emotional development of pupils with special educational needs (SEN)?
  • Are you flexible to work across schools in York?

Teaching personnel are the leading education recruiters in the UK. Working for a supply agency offers you beneficial opportunities to work within your dream schools. You have the opportunity to work in varied primary and/or special educational needs schools on a part-time or full-time basis, depending on your availability. As a Teaching Assistant in York you will be offered day-to-day, short-term and long-term positions. You are able to gain experience with your desired age group/key stage and by building your experience, you will enhance permanent employment opportunities.

We have an SEN school in York looking for Teaching Assistants/Learning Support Assistants to start after the summer holidays. As a TA/LSA you will be required to work 1:1 or on a group basis with pupils with special educational needs, you will confidently and patiently adapt to each students needs. You may support students with:

  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Challenging behaviour
  • Sensory impairments
  • MLD, SLD or PMLD
  • SEMH difficulties
  • Physical disabilities

You will possess the needed qualifications and it is desirable to hold experience working as a Teaching Assistant or have experience managing special educational needs within a different setting. Successful candidates must be vetted with a ‘Child Only’ DBS check which must be registered on the update service (assistance will be provided by Teaching personnel).

There are a range of benefits you will receive working for Teaching Personnel, some of which include:

  1. Your own specialised personal consultant who is an expert within their field
  2. Opportunity to be enrolled on our Guaranteed Work Scheme* (T&Cs apply)
  3. Receive a GBP50 bonus for every candidate you refer* (T&Cs apply)
  4. Access to CPD courses to enhance your skills



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 will be a temporary position and may go permanent at a later date.

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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