SEN Teaching Assistant


  • £55 - £80 per day
  • North Tyneside
  • Posted: 18/11/2020
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: MP-1

Job Details

The Education Network is working in partnership with a school in North Tyneside seeking an experienced teaching assistant to work across key stage one and two, supporting students with additional barriers to education. Working across multiple classrooms and year groups the successful candidate will support students on their learning journey. You will be working either on a one to one basis or with small groups taking your direction from the class teacher. The successful persons may also be required to support students at meal times and moving between classrooms.
The school are seeking only experienced candidates for this role.
Minimum requirements to apply for this role:

  • Level 3 Supporting teaching and learning.
  • 6 months experience working with students with additional barriers to learning.
  • Enhanced DBs registered with update service (or be willing to apply for one)
Additional qualifications or experience are advantageous but not essential.
Desirable qualifications and experience:
  • Moving and handling.
  • Team teach (or other positive handling training)
  • Peg feeding.
  • Epi pen training.
  • Autism awareness.
Candidates are required Monday – Friday from 08:30 till 16:00 however candidates looking for more flexible hours may be considered for bank staff work.



The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.


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