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SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 11/01/23
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£14,625 - £15,600



Leeds - Central

Beginning 01/23

SEN Teaching Assistant – Leeds

Engage Education has an established West Yorkshire team.

We have been working with Primary and Secondary Schools in Leeds, seeking full-time and supply staff.

These schools cater to students with Autism and various other Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs.

The Role:

  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Either 1:1 supporting a specific child, or working with small groups
  • Following the guidance from the Teacher in order to teach and support the pupils, as well as following the lead of the other support staff.
  • Providing positive reinforcements and praise for students.
  • The role involves a lot of practical and holistic based work, so being flexible and adaptable is key.
  • Teaching and supporting pupils with Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties, medical needs, complex needs, and physical disabilities.

Job Specifications:

  • School hours are 8.30am to 3.30/4pm (term time only)
  • Prior experience supporting students with speech and language difficulties, Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties, and Disabilities
  • Full-time temporary position or flexible daily supply work
  • A majority of our schools cater for children aged between 3 and 11
  • Excellent leadership team
  • Located next to a mainline station and parking is also available on-site
  • Personal care is essential – so you must be prepared to assist with this.

Application Process

Do you feel you meet the criteria for this exciting opportunity? If so, please either apply below or contact Engage Education directly.

If you are not contacted within 2 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and continue to help you in your search for a job within education. Please contact Andrea van Sittert at Engage Education.

Engage Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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