SEND Teaching Assistant, South Gloucester

SEND Teaching Assistant, South Gloucester

Location: South Gloucester

Contract type: full time

Contract terms: Long Term

Teaching Assistant – SEND Specialist

South Gloucester

£65 - £80 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications.

The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is experience working with students with special educational needs and challenging behaviour.

Vision for Education for are urgently seeking a Teaching Assistant, who specialises SEND and ideal with Team Teach experience, to work in a Primary setting in the South Gloucester area.

The Role

This role requires a teaching assistant who has experience of supporting young people who have SEND and display challenging behaviour. This is a part-time, long-term role from Monday to Friday, mornings only, each week. Hours of work will be 08.30am to 12.30pm.

The successful applicant will have had previous experience in supporting individuals on a 1:1 basis and ideally have experience of following EHCP’s.

The School / Setting

Based in South Gloucester this modern, large Primary School which is inclusive having an excellent SEND provision. The team of staff are extremely passionate about providing the highest standard of education and care for their students and this is a value and ethos that the successful candidate will need to also embrace.


To be considered for this position you will need to have the following:

• Experience of supporting children who display challenging behaviour

• Moving and handling is highly desirable but this training can be provided free of charge

• Experience of following EHCP’s

• Experience of supporting a vulnerable children or adults

• Previous experience of working on a 1:1 basis is highly desirable

• Be available on a part time basis with immediate effect

• Be flexible and creative in your approach

• Training such as Team Teach are beneficial but not essential

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. 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.

About 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.

What 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 qualified 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 Vision for Education, please contact our Bristol branch on (phone number removed).

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