SEND Teaching Assistant
£(Apply online only) per week
ABC Teachers are currently recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant who has a passion for helping children and young adults with SEND for roles within a specialist setting in Shrewsbury, for roles starting September and October 2022.
Working collaboratively with the class teacher to provide the best education and care for the students in the school.
Creating a nurturing and supportive environment for students to thrive in.
Working 1:1 and in small groups with students, providing tailored learning.
Long term and shorter term roles, available with flexible hours and work pattern to suit your commitments
• An excellent Shrewsbury based SEND School that caters for both primary and secondary ages. Students here have a range of learning difficulties, varying from moderate to severe and complex.
• A positive school ethos, and a fantastic working environment where the needs of the students are met.
• Supportive and welcoming environment, with a committed senior management team.
To be considered for the SEND Teaching Assistant position, you will:
Have recent experience working with students with a range of special educational needs
Have suitable qualifications to work with young people and support students with SEND, this is not essential but desirable
Have strong communication skills with the ability to quickly build a rapport with students and staff alike
Be able to successfully work as part of a team and be confident to work independently and deal with occasional behavioural challenges.
ABC Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.
Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is recent experience working within an SEND environment.
About ABC Teachers
ABC Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.
What ABC Teachers offer
As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
If you are an SEN Teaching assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.
Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across ABC Teachers, please contact our SEND team on (phone number removed).