PK Education
17 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Description:

PK Education are currently recruiting a number of energetic and reliable SEN Teaching Assistants for special schools in Nottingham. The Successful candidates will be supporting students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have experience of supporting students with special educational needs. We are specifically looking for teaching assistants with a particular specialism such as ASD, PMLD and SLD. We welcome candidates with personal experience supporting children and adults with special educational needs as well as recent graduates who are looking to build their experience working with SEN pupils.

Main Duties

You will be supporting students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) and Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD). Many of the students will communicate non-verbally, so being able to use Makaton or PECs is ideal. You will also assess individual learning needs and work on a group basis.


Recent experience and a genuine passion for working with SEN pupils is essential. All applicants will need to hold a current enhanced DBS and be fully compliant to work in the UK.

The role is to start now and run through until Summer 2019 with the opportunity to go permanent for the right candidate. Experience supporting challenging pupils, excellent classroom based references and a calm, nurturing personality is essential for this role.

To apply for this position please send an up to date CV with all school based experience detailed to georgina.hayes or call (phone number removed)

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