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SEN Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£65 - 75 per day


Permanent | Full Time



Teaching Assistant (SEN) Bradford

  • Able to improve pupils’ self-management behaviours, social skills, self-awareness, confidence and skills for learning
  • Evidence of supporting a safe, welcoming and caring environment for learning and positive emotional experiences
  • Available immediately for interviews

An Outstanding special school in Bradford have recently contacted the agency to secure a specialist Teaching Assistant with immediate effect.

The School

Our client is situated in Heaton (BD9) and is easily accessible by car and public transport. The school require a Teaching Assistant who is confident in supporting young people with complex Special Educational Needs, including Autism, Speech, Language and Communication Needs, and Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs. It is important that you have previous experience supporting young people with additional needs and a sound understanding of implementing Education, Health and Care Plans.

The school provides a tailored curriculum for pupils aged 3-19, and achieved OUTSTANDING status in a recent Ofsted inspection (April 2019). The successful applicant will be joining a committed and supportive team who continue to strive for excellence.

The Role

The school are seeking a Teaching Assistant who will:

  • Work closely with class teachers and support staff to provide excellent levels of support for SEN pupils
  • Develop strong working relationships with both pupils and colleagues
  • Liaise with parents/carers and a team of key staff including nurses, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Education Psychologists to deliver a holistic programme of intervention for pupils
  • Provide assistance with personal care, feeding and administering medication as needed
  • Offer meaningful learning opportunities which foster independence, resilience, social communication, emotional regulation and the development of life skills

How to apply

To apply for this role, you must possess the necessary skills as listed. Please contact the West Yorkshire SEN branch.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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