SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1279139234-2
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Brighton
  • Location: Billingshurst, Sussex
  • Salary: £12.39 to £14.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Nursery / Early Years, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

SEN Teaching Assistant

Full Time

£12.39 - £14.50 per hour

Billingshurst, West Sussex

About the role

Here at Vision for Education we're currently recruiting for a Full Time SEN Teaching Assistant for one of our Primary Schools on the outskirts of Billingshurst, West Sussex. Your role as a SEN Teaching Assistant will require you to work on a 1:1 and classroom basis with pupils with minor special educational needs in lower KS2. As an SEN Teaching Assistant you will be there to assist the individual pupils with their learning as well as the class teacher with their daily duties.

About the school

This is a great opportunity to work as a SEN Teaching Assistant as part of a team in a lovely one-form entry village Primary School who ensure that every child that is part of their school feels safe and happy and understands the importance of kindness in all that they do. Inclusivity is a key part of all of our learning and development at this school. At this school they encourage their children to be creative and curious learners, to find out what they enjoy doing and they ensure that this is part of their curriculum intent at every stage of their school journey.


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

  • Experience working with children in either a Nursery, Primary or Secondary setting.
  • Experience working within SEN is desirable
  • To be available to work full-time (5 days per week- 8:45am-3:15pm)
  • A full, clean driving license is desirable

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:

  • GCSE's are essential, A-Levels are desirable

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.

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.

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.

How to apply Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Jessica Linford on (phone number removed) or email (url removed).