Part-time Special Education Needs Teaching Assistant

Vision for Education Newcastle
Newcastle Upon Tyne
08 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
Vision for Education is one of the fastest growing Teacher Recruitment Agencies in the UK. We believe in value for money, both in fair charge to schools and fair pay for our candidates.

We are currently working on behalf of a school in the North Tyneside area who are looking to appoint a Level 3 (or above) Teaching Assistant to work on a one to one basis with a Year 4 pupil who has severe behavioural difficulties. The role will be on a part time basis, working 5 mornings each week, 8:30-12:30. Previous experience of behaviour management and “Team Teach” training is highly desirable.

Person Specification:

* Must be level 3 qualified in teaching and learning in schools or equivalent
* Have experience working with children with special educational needs/behavioural difficulties
* Sound Literacy and Numeracy knowledge/understanding
* Experience liaising with outside agencies, communicating with parents and forming positive relationships with teaching and support staff
* Capable of devising suitable education plans to support the pupil and ensure they are given every opportunity to reach their full potential is crucial
* DBS on the update service is advantageous, but full assistance provided if a new application is required


* Competitive rates of pay
* Access to a range of free Vision for Education, CPD (e.g. Team Teach, ASD Level 1, Behaviour Management, EYFS: The role of the adult, How to get my first teaching post, Moving and Handling, Closing the Gap: Assessment and Marking)
* Friendly and professional Recruitment Consultants
* Invitations to a range of social events, allowing you to network and build contacts within the Education sector
* ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme

To find out more about this position, please contact Alex Chadkirk

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