SEND Teaching Assistant - Knowsley
Anonymous 70.00 British Pound . GBP Per day
Knowsley, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Job type: contract
Job industry: Education
SEND TA / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant Wanted
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a SEND TA / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant in an outstanding Special Needs school in Knowsley.
The school is for students of various abilities, ranging from moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs. The post requires a talented SEND TA / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant who is flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children with educational needs to join their team of dedicated staff. The ideal candidate will be resilient and have a genuine passion for helping pupils reach their full potential.
All applicants must be NVQ Level 3 qualified and have a minimum of 6 months experience working with children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
Due to the nature of the children attending the school the role will require personal care, nappy changing and activities such as hydrotherapy.
You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher.
Do you hold a Level 3 NVQ certificate in Children's Learning and Development or equivalent? Do you work well independently and as part of a team?
The role will include:
Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation
1-1 work with students who require additional support
Leading group work
Helping the class teacher with pupil observations
Have experience working with pupils who have sensory impairments
As an SEND TA / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant through TeacherActive you will receive:
Competitive rates of pay
Support from a dedicated team of consultants
An excellent referral scheme
Access to a range of unique positions in our schools.
If you are interested in a role as an SEND TA / Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant, please contact Sean on (Apply online only) or email your CV to
All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.
Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.
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