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Date Added: Sat 25/05/2024

SEN Teaching Assistant - September Start

Wakefield, UK
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Company: REED

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £85 - £90 per day

Job Title: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire

Start Date: September 2024

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with complex learning and behavioral needs? Do you thrive in a supportive and nurturing educational environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

About the School: Our client is a highly rated specialist school in Wakefield committed to creating an imaginative, flexible, and inspirational curriculum. They aim to enable each student to succeed and mature into happy, healthy, and resilient learners.

Responsibilities: As an SEN Teaching Assistant, you will:

  • Work with students aged 11-19 with special learning needs and disabilities in a specialist setting.
  • Assist teachers and caregivers in achieving academic goals.
  • Engage students with activities that support creativity and imagination.
  • Support students to ensure comprehension of lessons.
  • Collaborate closely with teachers, caregivers, and parents to implement positive behavior strategies and address student issues.


  • Previous experience working with SEN students or similar transferable experience.
  • Patient, passionate, and professional demeanor.
  • Ability to manage students with challenging behavior.
  • Confidence, punctuality, and eagerness.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic and a positive attitude.
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service (assistance available through Randstad if needed).

Your journey to making a difference in these students’ lives starts here. Apply today to seize this fantastic opportunity and ensure you don’t miss out

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