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SEN Teaching Assistant

Wakefield, Yorkshire
£70.00 to £85.00 Per Day
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

A primary school is seeking a SEN teaching assistant to expand their team in the month of September. Are you able to manage behaviours effectively? Are you confident you have the right skills to work in a challenging environment? If this sounds like you then apply now!

Our client is a specialist provision that recognises that students have individual needs and, as a small school, it is able to provide bespoke education and support for each student. It is central to our practice that each student is treated as an individual in order that the school can meet their complex needs

The main responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Following the positive behaviour plans for each individual child
  • Support class teacher and other support staff to maintain a positive working environment
  • Develop a clear and thorough understanding of the specific needs of each pupil
  • Assist the school in communicating with parent and carers using the appropriate approach
  • To support all learners in their curriculum studies and throughout the day


  • A patient and understanding approach and manner
  • A flexible and amenable attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Reliable attendance and punctuality
  • Clear DBS check
  • Experience of PECS, Makaton, Intensive Interaction, Rapid Prompting Method and other relevant augmentative and alternative communication approaches are advantageous but not essential

Please get in touch to find out more about the role - Randstad are currently recruiting for a variety of teaching roles across Yorkshire. Randstad Education works with many schools and nurseries across the North of England. Feel free to contact us about the areas we cover - we would love to hear from you! Contact no: Email: ; this could be the start of the next step in your career

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  • Job Reference: 663287304-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad Education
    Randstad Education
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £70.00 to £85.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent