SEMH Teaching Assistant

65.00 - 85.00 GBP Daily
04 Sep 2020
02 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
An outstanding Newcastle-Under-Lyme based school specifically for children with SEND, is currently looking to appoint a fulltime teaching assistant to work within their outreach department within the school.

All staff within work tirelessly to ensure the best education and care is on offer; they are very committed to and passionate about their work. The facilities are continuously developed to meet the needs of the students. There is also an effective Care and Safeguarding Department which ensure the students needs are met through a range of supportive and therapeutic interventions and family liaisons. This establishment is very focused on their pupils and you will need to be just as passionate to work here. The work is truly rewarding, and this is a remarkable opportunity. Former staff who have worked there for TeacherActive have nothing but compliments and praise for the school, pupils and staff.

The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria:

You have the relevant teaching assistant qualifications (desirable but not essential)
You have previous experience working with children with SEND
You have experience working with young people between the ages of 12-18
You are comfortable working with challenging behaviour
You hold excellent interpersonal skills and you can form strong rapports with pupils
You are legally allowed to work in the UK
You possess a valid DBS that is registered on the Update Service or are willing to apply for a new one
In return TeacherActive can offer:

Outstanding rates of pay, with both PAYE and Umbrella Company options available
A fast clearance process
Work tailored to your needs
Dedicated and supportive consultant
Direct links to schools and opportunities for career progression
If this rewarding role sounds like the job for you, then please waste no time in applying now. We will contact you shortly after to discuss next steps.

If this isn't for you please contact Vic on (phone number removed) or email

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services