Speech and Language Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1381209700-2
  • Date Posted: 6 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Join Our Team as a Teaching Assistant with Expertise in Speech and Language!

Veritas Education is excited to offer a fantastic opportunity for a caring, compassionate, and hardworking individual to join one of our outstanding primary schools in Leeds. We are seeking a dedicated Teaching Assistant with a strong background in Speech and Language for a full-time role starting in September 2024.

Role Details:

  • Position: Teaching Assistant with Speech and Language background
  • Location: Outstanding primary school in Leeds
  • Start Date: September 2024
  • Hours: 08:30am - 15:30pm
  • Salary: 85- 95 per day (temp to perm contract TBC)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to students with speech and language needs.
  • Assist the class teacher in implementing tailored educational plans.
  • Work one-on-one or in small groups to help students achieve their learning goals.
  • Foster a nurturing and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Collaborate with specialists and support staff to deliver comprehensive care.


  • Experience in Speech and Language support.
  • Personal experience with Special Educational Needs (SEN) is highly valued.
  • Must be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS or have one on the update service.
  • Eligible to work in the UK.
  • Able to provide academic or professional references.

Why Join Us?

  • Work in a supportive and dynamic school environment.
  • Make a real difference in the lives of children with speech and language needs.
  • Opportunity for a temp to perm contract, offering stability and growth.

If you are passionate about helping children succeed and meet the above criteria, we would love to hear from you! Apply today and become a vital part of our dedicated team.

To Apply: Please submit an up-to-date CV or email (url removed) you're your CV, detailing your relevant experience and qualifications.

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  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'