SEN Teaching Assistant (SEN TA). Job in Sheffield Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1382374693-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Career Teachers
  • Location: City, Sheffield
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description


September Start

Sheffield, S2

110 - 180 per day

Do you have the experience and skill set for the role of a SEN TA? This amazing opportunity has arrived and will enquire you to have unique skill set and to be passionate and hard working. We are looking for SEN TA's who are wanting to make a positive difference to children's lives every day.

Here at Career Teachers we are working with several primary schools in Sheffield who are looking for a hard-working, enthusiastic, and committed SEN TA's to join them on a day to day, short term and long-term basis.

To be considered for this role you will need to:

  • SEN pupils are likely to take longer than other pupils to understand something or complete a task. To have patience is essential
  • Have experience working with students with Special Educational Needs in particular EBD, SEMH or ADHD.
  • An up to date Enhanced DBS, preferably on the update service.
  • Have excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Previous experience working in a similar role within a mainstream primary school setting.
  • Be confident in managing challenging behaviours.
  • Adaptable and nurturing with a positive demeanour.
  • The ability to maintain effective and trusting relationships.
  • Always remaining positive and giving plenty of praise

What Career Teachers can offer you:

  • Competitive rates of pay for you.
  • Access to outstanding continual opportunities for CPD and training courses such as Team Teach, Makaton, PECs and behaviour management.
  • Support from your dedicated consultant and the whole team.

A little something extra for you:

Plus, recommend a friend who's looking for a new teaching or support role and we will thank you with 125 for every Teacher and Teaching Assistant that registers and works for 10 days.

Apply Now:

Contact: Callum Littlejohn


Phone number: (phone number removed)

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Benefits of working with Career Teachers

Free CPD

Access to Skills Network

Refer a friend scheme

Recognition programme

Affinity Extra - Thousands of discounts on multiple high street shops including coffee and cinemas, plus other benefits and a Health & Wellbeing portal.

These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.