LOCATION - Rochdale
CONTRACT TYPE - Full-time
CONTRACT TERMS - Long-term
SALARY - £70 to £80 per day
JOB START - March 2022
Special Needs Teaching Assistant within a Secondary school
Are you a passionate and enthusiastic character who can demonstrate levels of empathy? Do you have a minimum of 6 weeks relevant experience within a school or care setting? Do you have a strong desire to work in a Special Needs setting?
Vision for Education are currently recruiting for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant to work within Special Needs Schools in Rochdale starting immediately.
You will guide and support assigned pupils in achieving their personalised learning targets
Following any EHCPs that are in place for individual pupils
Approaching situations in a patient yet caring manner
The ability to build positive relationships with the pupils is required
This school is for Secondary aged children with SEN, such as ASC and ADHD
This school seeks to provide an appropriate and high-quality education for all the children in their school
A warm and inclusive environment, they provide bespoke, child-centred, high quality education programmes, which aim to ensure that all the students individual educational needs are met
There are opportunities for the role to become permanent with the school after a qualifying period
Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for the Special Needs Teaching Assistant position are:
Have a desire to work with children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Have relevant experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults
Have a patient and caring nature
Be willing to work in Rochdale school
Vision for Education is committed to Safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS Check that must be registered to the Update Service.
About Vision for Education
Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.
What Vision for Education offer
As an valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
If you are a Special Needs Support Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment then we want to hear from you.
Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision For Education, please contact our Manchester SEND team on (phone number removed).
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.