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Date Added: Thu 09/11/2023

SEN Teaching Assistant

Elm Park, RM12, UK
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Job Type: Temporary, Full Time

Salary: £60 - £100/day

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a new SEN Teaching Assistant to join the already successful team, working with local primary schools in the Rainham area. This position starts in December with an ongoing need for this role be to be filled.

About the role

Vision for Education are currently looking for a passionate and enthusiastic SEN Teaching Assistant to work in a range of schools supporting students with special needs across Essex.

The role:

You will work under the instruction and guidance of teaching staff to support the delivery of quality learning
You will be required to provide support for students on a 1:1 basis, in small groups and within the classroom
You will need to prepare and adapt materials suitable for pupils with learning difficulties to use in class
About the school

You will be able to work in a range of schools in Essex that are focused on supporting students to reach their full potential
They offer supportive and welcoming teams with excellent facilities deigned to provide students with full access to learning
Class sizes will vary, and students will be placed in classes on age and ability
There are opportunities for the role to become a permanent position after a qualifying period is worked

To be considered for the role of SEN Teaching Assistant you will:

Have a desire to work and support young people with special educational needs and disabilities
Have a caring, positive, and flexible attitude
Understand the needs of students with learning difficulties
Be reliable in both attendance and punctuality
Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:

Vision for Education 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.

Vision for Education

Vision for Education 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. 

Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education 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 training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. 
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply

If you are a 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 the website with an up-to-date CV, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact Lucy Nott on or call (phone number removed). 

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