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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Assistant

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Are you looking for a role within Special Needs? Do you have a calm and nurturing approach? Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a variety of schools?

TeacherActive are looking for SEND TA / SEND Teaching Assistant in Wakefield to have the opportunity to work in our Special schools. I take pride that I build great relationships with our schools and support staff so we can find the best placements for you.

We are looking for SEND TA / SEND Teaching Assistant to cover day to day, short term and long-term placements supporting children with their education. This is a great chance to have flexible work that fits around you, help you gain experience to add to your portfolio and keep everyday exciting!

The ideal SEND TA / SEND Teaching Assistant should have the following:

Level 2 or 3 qualified and/or a minimum of 6 months experience in an educational establishment
De-escalation training such as: CPI, Team- Teach or PRICE
A calm, patient, and caring persona
Good communication skills
A good understanding of child protection and safeguarding guidelines
Experience in working with/supporting SEND students in their education on a 1:1 and/or group basis
All our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard-earned cash.

If you feel that you are the right SEND TA / SEND Teaching Assistant, please click apply or contact Emma on (phone number removed) or email

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services