SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work at a First School in the Redditch area. Our client is looking to recruit a full-time teaching assistant to work in a Year 2 class on a long term basis, starting as soon as possible.

Based on the outskirts of Redditch, this is a 1.5 form entry school with good local transport links and a charismatic headteacher.

The school require a Teaching Assistant to support in a Year 1 class, working with a child on a one to one (1:1) basis. The child has an EHCP with an Autism diagnosis. There is very little challenging behaviour, the child requires learning support and routine.

This Teaching assistant role is full-time and starts as soon as possible. This is expected to continue until the end of the academic year.

Required Skills and Experience for this SEN Teaching Assistant role:

Minimum Level 2 qualification or equivalent

Experience in a Primary School or Nursery setting

Experience in Key Stage 1 is a bonus

Patient approach to teaching support

Experience working with children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)

Working for Flourish Education as a SEN Teaching Assistant you will receive:

Day rate up to £95 per day which equates to £18,525 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year

The option of PAYE or Umbrella

Holiday Pay- for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate

Pension Contributions

Free Safeguarding Level 1 and Prevent Training

Refer a Friend bonus scheme

£100 welcome to the team bonus paid automatically after working 10 days

Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.

This SEN Teaching Assistant role is situated on the outskirts of Redditch in a residential area. The school is easily accessible by car and public transport and has a good sized car park on site.

Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.