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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Wetherby, West Yorkshire
£80 - £90 per day
Education and Training

Special Needs Teaching Assistants Needed

Full and Part Time Roles Available – Wetherby

At Career Teachers we are working with a Specialist Setting in the North of Leeds who currently need additional teaching assistants to join their team as soon as possible.

The school provides supports for students aged 3 to 19 years of age who have special educational needs; therefore, the ideal candidate will have a background of working with additional needs and be confident in their ability to provide a high level of support and care.

You will be working 1:1 with students who require extra assistance to stay engaged and access the learning at hand. We are looking for people who are patient, driven and empathetic, able to create positive relationships with students and therefore gain their trust.

At present we have full and part time roles available.

Role requirements:

  • You must be confident in your ability to manage challenging behaviours and support students who have additional needs.
  • Experience or knowledge of Autism is essential as you will be supporting students 1:1 who have autism and other additional needs.
  • Flexibility and patience are essential, each child is different, you will need to adapt your approach accordingly.
  • You must be dedicated and passionate about making a difference, the school are committed to ensuring that they provide everything each child needs to progress.

Role specifics:

  • Working in school for students with special educational needs.
  • Full or part time shift patterns available.
  • These are temporary contracts with the view of becoming permanent.
  • Pay is weekly and the daily rate is between £80 and £90 per day.

Click apply now if you feel that you have the right skill-set for this special needs teaching assistant role and we will be in touch as soon as possible.

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.

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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