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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job type: Temporary, Full time

Location: Wolverhampton

£325 - 350 per week

Recruiter: ABC Teachers

Sector: Education

Job description

We are seeking an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to work in an Independent SEN School in Wolverhampton on a full-time basis. The school caters for children with challenging behaviours and social, emotional, and mental health.

About the role:

  • Full time role is to begin immediately with the possibility to be ongoing for the right SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Being part of a growing team and school and promoting the schools' values.
  • Work with pupils from the age of thirteen to sixteen on a small group basis.
  • As SEN Teaching Assistant you will be responsible for supporting the educational, social, and emotional development for students.

About the school:

  • The school caters for students who have social and emotional needs, ODD and autism.
  • The school is focused on providing tailored education packages to ensure all students can succeed.
  • A caring and passionate team with the focus of helping their students achieve.
  • Easily accessible from Walsall and Dudley.

About you:

To be considered for the SEN Teaching Assistant position, you will:

  • Have previous experience working with children and young people with a range of special educational needs and behavioural challenges.
  • Suitable qualifications such as Youth Work, Health and Social Care or Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools are desired but not essential.
  • Have strong communications skills with the ability to quickly build rapport with students
  • Able to obtain suitable references and a DBS check.

We are committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About us

We are market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and

What we offer

As a valued employee, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a SEN Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.  Apply today via this website.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.

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 Nearby train stations

 Nearby bus stops

  • Wednesfield Rd, CULWELL ST
  • opp, Culwell St, WEDNESFIELD RD
  • Wednesfield Rd, CULWELL ST
  • Wolverhampton Rail Station, -
  • Adj, Culwell St, WEDNESFIELD RD

 Nearby schools

  • Woden Primary School
  • Woden Primary School
  • St Stephen's Church of England Primary School
  • Dunstall Hill Primary School
  • Eastfield Primary School

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