SEN Teaching Assistant

Location Wakefield
Discipline: SEN Education
Employment type: Full Time
Salary: £19'400 - £21'100K Actual Salary
Contact name: Victoria Marsden

Contact email:
Job ref: 6453
Published: 17 days ago
SEN Teaching Assistant job vacancy, Full Time, Permanent, Term Time only.  You will be based within a Specialist School close to Wakefield Centre of West Yorkshire. 

  • Actual salary £19'400 - £21'100 / £11.72 - £12.78 per hour 
  • 37 Hours per week, Term Time only
  • Life assurance, Pension & High Street Discounts.
  • Car lease scheme, bike to work scheme.
  • Gain your Level 3 Teaching Assistant Qualification.
  • Fully funded opportunities to gain further qualifications.

  • Knowledge or experience of working within an educational setting.
  • Experience of pupils/young adults with SEN, SLD, PMLD, ADHD, SEMH and ASD.
  • Minimum GCSE Maths & English at Level 2/C or above is essential.

We are recruiting on behalf of a provider of specialist education, care and support for children and young people living with Special Educational Needs (SEN) and disabilities. You will be supporting young people aged between 10 & 19 with learning disabilities and additional needs.

Your Role
As a Teaching Assistant, you will be key in supporting the young people with their learning in a safe environment. Every member of the team has a common goal to empower the young people through learning so they can achieve their goals and a positive future. Each individual student has 1:1 support as well as support in small groups, and your role will be key to providing that support.  Where necessary this may include positive behaviour management adopting a tailored approach to the individual child. 
This provider has a strong commitment towards developing their fantastic team and offering them a clear career pathway. So, who knows, this might just be the start of an exciting rewarding career.

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