SEND Teaching Assistant
Do you have experience supporting children with special needs?
Are you looking for a fulfilling, long-term role where you can make a difference?
TeacherActive are currently seeking a confident Teaching Assistant to work in a large specialist school in Barnsley. The school caters to children and young people aged 3-19 with a wide range of disabilities including Autism, ADHD, SLD, PMLD and Physical Disabilities. The ideal Teaching Assistant will need to be flexible as classes will be made up of students with a wide range of disabilities and various ages. Staff teams all work together to ensure excellent outcomes for the pupils, promoting inclusion and creativity.
This is a long-term position with the possibility of becoming permanent for the right candidate. Working hours are 08.30-15.30 Monday - Friday during term time.
The ideal TA / Teaching Assistant should have the following:
Previous experience supporting children with the described needs
A compassionate and positive outlook
Good communication skills
A good understanding of child protection and safeguarding guidelines
A passion to make a positive difference in children's lives
If you feel that you are the Teaching Assistant, please click apply or contact Eli on (phone number removed) or email
All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.
Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.
Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.
TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services