SEND Support Assistants


  • £55.00 - £65.00 per day
  • Posted: 30/11/2016
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Job Ref: 229127097
  • Temporary

Job Details

The Education Network work with SEND specialised schools and Inclusion Units, helping them with their recruitment and supply requirements throughout the academic year.
We are currently looking to strengthen our SEND candidate pool and are looking for suitably experienced SEND Support Assistants who are seeking both day to day and long term work with pupils who have Autism.

The Education Network team is consists of qualified teachers, educational professionals and highly experienced consultants, so we are specialists in our field. We are known for only providing a high standard of ideally suited staff for each vacancy. This is because our SEND team has the relevant skills, experience and knowledge with in it to recruit for all posts our client schools require.
Due to this we will only consider applications to this advertisement from candidates who meet the following criteria and attributes:
1. Experience working within schools, or with children and young people, within the last two years. Ideally working in a similar role. (Placements are valid experiences if recently qualified)
2. Experience of supporting SEND learners.
3. Hold relevant qualifications for your desired role; at least a Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent for support roles.
4. Desirable attributes are SEND related CPD or specific qualifications. (ASD awareness, Team Teach etc)

Working with The Education Network:
You will be working with a fully trained team of education specialists whose sole focus is on the education sector. Our specialist team has a combined experience of over 50 years and have unrivalled reputation within the North East's 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.
Posts are subject to DBS and references. The Education Network is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Due to a high number of applications at this time of year, if you do not hear from us within 5 days it will mean that you have not been successful on this occasion.