Graduate SENTeaching Assistant


EducationSEN Teaching Assistant Jobs

Leeds, West Yorkshire

£85.00 - £105 per day

Contract, Full time

Desirable Skills

graduate teaching assistant, trainee teacher, support, intervention, PGCE application, behaviour support, classroom support, education support

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Graduate Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant- Leeds

Graduate SEN Teaching Assistants - SEN settings in the Leeds area - Long term work/ the experience that will help towards your PGCE application for 2024/2025 academic year!! - Jobs starting from Monday 15th April 2024 onwards!

  • Paid experience in SEN schools/settings are highly desirable on your PGCE application and CV
  • Long term and permanent positions available
  • Excellent daily rate and benefits
  • Variety of training available for staff in SEN based support roles

Are you a graduate and interested in a career in teaching or want to get more experience supporting children and learners with special educational needs in either a mainstream or specialist setting around the Leeds area?

We currently have multiple full time and part time SEN TA positions open in mainstream and SEN settings, ideal for post graduate students looking to further their experience in education who are prepping to go into a life of teaching!

We work across the whole of the Leeds area, working alongside some amazing SEN based schools, supporting children with a variety of multiple and complex needs, including Autism, Down Syndrome, SEMH and PMLD.

Throughout the Leeds area, we are working closely with various SILC based settings, SEMH provisions and mainstream schools too, where they support learners from early years age groups up to KS5 who have additional needs.

Across West Yorkshire, Head Teachers and senior leadership teams are looking more and more for eager and energetic University Graduates with a passion for teaching to become Teaching Assistants. This is an excellent way to enter the world of education, get a taste of teaching, familiarise yourself with school life and build a skill set that will help you greatly when it comes to applying for your PGCE course.

This will give you a key insight into the expectations and requirements that are to be an effective teacher in the future. Furthermore, this will allow you to experience a variety of schools and year groups which will help determine the PGCE course that is right for you and which year group you are most effective in.

We can also provide specialist training to help support you in various SEN roles, including the Team Teach Positive Behaviour Management Level 2 Course!

If you are a Graduate who is interested in becoming a Teaching Assistant or are wanting to take on an educational support role, then please apply with an up-to-date CV.


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

We work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. We are an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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