SEND Teaching Assistant

Derby, Derbyshire
£15476 - £15900 per annum
Education and Training

Passionate and enthusiastic SEND Teaching Assistant required (ASAP)

Your Purpose:

Engage and Support: Utilise a collaborative, multi-sensory, and holistic approach to maintain high learner engagement and deliver an innovative curriculum. Employ innovative engagement strategies to prioritise learners’ needs.

Be effective at the management of health & safety, EDI, and safeguarding to ensure a safe environment.

Be able to travel between sites within the specified locality to support and engage with young people. A valid driving licence and access to a vehicle are essential for transporting them to various locations.

Your Impact:

To empower learners. To Enable students to thrive in a 1:1, and small group settings, and to foster creativity and adaptability.


5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English and Mathematics.

Full UK Driving License


Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools

Level 2 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools. (Induction Training for Teaching Assistants & Support Staff).

Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Level 3 Certificate Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in School

Degree educated.

Apply Now!

If you enjoy supporting children with SEND and want to make a positive impact in a primary school environment, we would love to hear from you!

Please send your CV to

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Benefits of working with Career Teachers

Free CPD

Access to Skills Network

Refer a friend scheme

Recognition programme

Affinity Extra – Thousands of discounts on multiple high street shops including coffee and cinemas, plus other benefits and a Health & Wellbeing portal.

These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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