SEN Teaching Assistant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Date Posted:15 Mar 2019
Ofsted Accredited CPD

SEN Teaching Assistant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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SEN Teaching Assistant required to work with small groups of SEN students in a 11-19 SEN Specialist School in Sheffield.

Tradewind Recruitment are supporting an SEN school in Sheffield, to recruit an SEN Teaching Assistant to work with small groups of students with a wide range of needs, including Severe and Complex learning difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorders and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties.

This SEN Specialist School caters for students with a wide range of needs, They have recently incorporated practical activities to the students timetable.
Some of these activities include: Swimming classes, Art Therapy classes ,Games shows and race for life.
This Sheffield SEN school have also recently achieved there best ever results in the history of the school.
In the last two years they have also provided ASDAN, Personal and Social Education and Personal progress courses, as week as the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze and Silver Award to their students.

This role is open to applicants who have experience of working with SEN students, also those with no experience and a desire to developing experience in this area of education. Training including Team Teach and Moving and Handing is available to support your progress in this role.
This Sheffield SEN school was graded 'Outstanding' by Ofsted for personal development, behaviour and welfare and an essential requirements from applicants is that they are passionate about supporting a developing students with special needs, to achieve their potential.

About the role:

Full time 8:30 - 15:30, 5 days per week.
Immediate start available
Temporary to Permanent (After a successful 12 weeks working with Tradewind Recruitment)
Team Teach and Moving and Handling training available

This SEN school is located in Sheffield, there are regular bus links that take you directly to the school from Sheffield City centre, there is also free car parking on site.

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· We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
· We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
· Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
· Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
· Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
· Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
· Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If you think this SEN Teaching Assistant vacancy, based in Sheffield, could be your ideal next role, please contact Ashley Petch at Tradewind on 0114 2 870650 or email your CV to

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK.
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