SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Flourish Education are recruiting for a teaching assistant to work in a Key Stage Two class in a school in the Kingswinford area. The school are seeking an experienced teaching assistant to work with the class in a single-form entry school, supporting a smaller group of pupils with additional needs (including Global Delay and Autism).

The role would involve working full time (8.30 to 3.30) across a 5-day working week. The position is a long-term role post.

Job role

  • Working as a teaching assistant within a Key Stage Two class.
  • Supporting pupils on a one-to-one or small group basis as required.
  • Supporting the class when not working with smaller groups.
  • Liaise with the class teacher, SENCO and other agencies to meet the needs of the pupil.
  • Working between 8.30 to 3.30pm on a daily basis

Required skills and experience

  • A valid Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) or Teaching Assistant (Level 2 or 3) qualification
  • Previous experience supporting with SEN needs
  • Nurturing and supportive approach to working with young people.
  • A DBS on the update service or issued in the last 12 months.
  • Minimum of 2 excellent references required.

Benefits, culture and company information

  • Agency offering personal and friendly approach.
  • Personal CV writing service.
  • Actual salary of £85 to £95 per day (£16,575 to £18,525 based on full year).
  • Dedicated consultant contactable 24/7.
  • Free on-going CPD opportunities.
  • Pension scheme.
  • PAYE and Umbrella payment solutions.
  • Holiday pay of 14.36%.

The teacher role is based in the Stourbridge area so is easily reached by public transport from Kingswinford, Dudley and Brierley Hill. For those travelling by car, the school is accessible from Dudley, Hagley, Halesowen, Wombourne, Oldbury and Kidderminster.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, then please apply now or get in touch with Richard at Flourish Education.

Legal

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.