SEN Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Special Needs

  • Job type:

    Teaching Assistant

  • Salary:

    £70 per day

  • Contact:

    Ollie Briddock

  • Contact email:


  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    Temporary contract moving to a permanent contract

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    September 2021

  • Job reference:


Our local Plymouth office is working with a primary school in Plymouth who are seeing an SEN teaching assistant. The role is working with year 3/4 children. This is temp-to-perm contract starting in september.

The ideal  candidate will have:

  • You will have a good understanding of Special Educational Needs and Educational Inclusion, and the needs of the more able and talented

  • Experience in early years

  • Good behaviour management skills

  • Have patience with children who find conforming to rules and expectations difficult

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

To be eligible to apply for this role through Step Teachers, you will first need to undergo our registration process, which includes; a video interview, full referencing, qualification checks and the obligatory safeguarding checks as step teachers are committed to the wellbeing of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service. This is a new framework for schools to use, ensuring they have access to reputable agencies who meet certain safeguarding and recruitment guidelines.  The DfE are heavily marketing this service across schools and we would strongly suggest making sure you are registered with a CCS approved agency moving forwards.  Registering with Step Teachers ensures you are working for a trusted partner of the DfE. 

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