SEND Teaching Assistant

Smart Education Recruitment Ltd
Up to £10,000
20 Nov 2020
20 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
We are recruiting two Teaching Assistants to support a Special educational Needs School in Brierly Hill. The School is considered an all through School with pupils age ranging from 4 - 19. Catering for pupils with complex needs, including severe and profound learning difficulties. Many students have communication and language disorders and Autism.

We are looking for members of staff with experience working with special education to join a class team on a temp to permanent basis over a 12-week probation hire period (November to February 21). The role will be starting in NOVEMBER on a Fulltime Basis, Monday to Friday 8:15-3:30 during term time only.

As a Teaching Assistant, we are looking for a member of staff to support PPA Cover throughout the Lower and Upper phases of the school. HLTA’S will lead sessions and you will join the class to maintain classroom numbers in the Teachers absence during there PPA time. This is an opportunity to work across the school building relationships with staff and students.

To be considered you must Hold a Level Three Qualification as a Teaching Assistant.

The ideal SEND Teaching Assistant will have:

1) Experience in either: ADHD, Asperger Syndrome, Autism (ASD) Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties (BESD, formerly EBD) Challenging Behaviour Dyslexia Epilepsy Global Development Delay (GDD) Hearing Impairment (HI) Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD) Multi-Sensory Impairment (MSI) Non-Verbal Learning Difficulties (NLD) Speech and Language Disorder Severe learning difficulties (SLD) Profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) Visual Impairment (VI).

2) Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS), subscribed on the update service.

3) Legal Right to work in the United Kingdom

4) Ability to attend an interview in July 2020 and start Fulltime hours in September 2020.

5) Full Job History and original certificates for relevant qualifications.

Qualifications Required: 6 months experience within a school or similar setting

Salary: £65 - £85 a day

Hours: 8:30 - 4:30 Monday to Friday

Location: Sandwell

Interview Dates: Online registration with face to face interview to follow

Start Date: September 2020

Contact: Luke Elliott

SMART EDUCATION is a specialist consultancy focusing exclusively on the Education sector. We work extensively with Nurseries, Schools (Mainstream & SEN), Academies, FE Settings and a variety of alternative education establishments across the West Midlands recruiting for PERMANENT and TEMPORARY staff. We offer a bespoke service to both the clients and candidates with whom we work and are extremely proud of our honest reputation and our professional attitude towards Safeguarding & Customer Service.

If you are a Teacher, TA, Lecturer, SEN specialist, Cover Supervisor or Nursery Nurse and are looking for work opportunities on both a permanent or temporary basis, then call SMART EDUCATION today. You are guaranteed a professional and efficient service from our very experienced and approachable consultants. At SMART EDUCATION exceeding your expectations is our priority. Our Key Values to you: Service Motivation Approachability Reliability Trust, we look forward to hearing from you.