Trainee SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 11 April 2024
Salary Up to £99.13 per day
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameKatie Suddards

Job description

Job Title: Trainee Teaching Assistant

Location: Wakefield and Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Contract Type: Long term with the view to going permanent for the right candidate

Leader Education are recruiting for multiple Trainee Teaching Assistants to work at a large SEND School based in Wakefield and Pontefract. The ideal candidate will have experience in working with children with SEND on a 1:1 or small group basis.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30am until 3:30pm and is a long-term position.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Recent experience working in an educational or care setting, particularly with those who have diverse learning needs or relevant transferable experience
  • Understanding of inclusive education principles and strategies.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting the development of all students.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with teachers, parents, and other support staff.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates - £99.13 a day
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply)
  • Free CPD including Team Teach
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period

If you are interested in this Trainee Teaching Assistant role, we invite to submit a comprehensive CV outlining their teaching experience, qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please email your CV or call us on 0333 577 5034.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.