SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1218133344-2
  • Date Posted: 26 January 2024
  • Recruiter: Accelerate Teaching
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £80.00 to £90.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Special Needs Teaching Assistant - Experienced (Wakefield)

Are you an accomplished Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) seeking a new opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the educational journey of young learners? Accelerate Teaching are looking for a highly experienced SEN TA to join our team and support students in some of Wakefield's most sought-after primary schools. We have positions starting as soon as possible across the Wakefield district as an SEN TA and will most likely extend until the end of the academic year.

At Accelerate Teaching, we are committed to providing exceptional educational support to students with special needs. Our mission is to nurture their potential, promote inclusion, and ensure a supportive learning environment for every child.

As an SEN TA, you will play a pivotal role in empowering students with diverse needs. Your responsibilities will include providing one-on-one or small group support, assisting the class teacher, and adapting learning materials to suit individual requirements. You will work closely with our dedicated team to create an inclusive and engaging learning atmosphere.

Key Requirements:

  • Proven track record of success and experience as an SEN TA in a primary school setting.
  • A genuine passion for supporting children with special needs.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Be available 5 days per week in term time (Wakefield)
  • Flexibility, patience, and adaptability to cater to varying needs.
  • A Team Teach qualification is desirable although not essential.

Why Choose Accelerate Teaching:

  • Competitive rates of daily pay depending on your experience and qualification - 85 - 100
  • Opportunities for continuous professional development and training via our amazing partner National College.
  • A supportive and collaborative team of recruiters, tailoring their approach to best suit your ideal role.
  • The chance to make a real difference in the lives of young learners.

If you are an experienced SEN TA with a deep commitment to enhancing the educational experiences of children with special needs, we would love to hear from you. To apply for this rewarding role, please send your comprehensive CV to (url removed). Be sure to include details of your relevant experience and qualifications.

Join us in our mission to accelerate learning and empower every child to reach their full potential. Your expertise and dedication can help shape a brighter future for the pupils we serve. Accelerate Teaching is an equal opportunity employer and celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.