SEN Teaching Assistant. Job in Heswall Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1382377333-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Heswall, Merseyside
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Join Our Team as a SEN Teaching Assistant at Tradewind!

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with special educational needs? Do you have the dedication and enthusiasm to support primary school students in achieving their full potential? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Position: SEN Teaching Assistant, Location: Primary SEN School, Wirral
Type: Full-Time Start Date: September

About the Role: Tradewind is seeking a committed and compassionate SEN Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic team at a well-respected primary SEN school in Wirral. As a SEN Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in providing personalised support to students with diverse learning needs, helping them to thrive both academically and personally.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the class teacher in delivering tailored educational programs.
  • Assist students with their daily activities and educational tasks.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Implement individual education plans (IEPs) and monitor student progress.
  • Promote the social and emotional development of students.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure holistic support.


  • Previous experience working with children with special educational needs is desirable.
  • A patient, empathetic, and nurturing approach.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • A commitment to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children.

To be considered for this position you will:
- have previous school experience and be familiar with the SIMS system
- Be a committed professional
- Be an organised, enthusiastic proactive person
-Hold a child workforce enhanced DBS certificate which is on the update service, or be willing to apply for a new one (costs refunded back to you when you complete 20 days work)
-have satisfactory references
-have a CV must that covers the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any gaps in employment must be explained;
- Have the legal right to work in the UK.

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position of a SEN Teaching Assistant.

1.As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
2. We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
3. Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay; however, we will happily accrue this upon request)
4. More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
5. Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard