Teaching Assistant. Job in Barnsley Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1312375879-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Barnsley, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Sheffield

Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8.45am-2.30pm, Friday 8.45am-11.30am

Are you a dedicated and enthusiastic SEN Teaching Assistant looking for an exciting opportunity to make a real impact primary student education? Tradewind Recruitment are currently seeking an SEN Teaching Assistant to join a dynamic team at a primary school in Sheffield. The role will involve working with students across the primary age range.

Key Responsibilities:

As an SEN Teaching Assistant your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Individual Support: Offer one-to-one assistance for students who require additional help.
  • Whole Class Support: Providing support for the class under the direction of the class teacher.
  • Behaviour Management: Contribute to maintaining a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Assessment and Reporting: Assist in the assessment of students' progress and contribute to written reports.
  • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with the teaching team, parents, and external professionals to support the overall development of students.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • SEN Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working as a teaching assistant in a primary school setting.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A passion for education and the well-being of students.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Working Hours:

Monday to Thursday, 8.45am-2.30pm, Friday 8.45am-11.30am.


The position is based in Sheffield, providing a convenient and accessible location for both residents and commuters.

How to Apply:

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role. Applications should be sent to Tradewind Recruitment.

We look forward to hearing from you!