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SEND Teaching Assistant

Smile Education Recruitment

£60 - £70 per day


Temporary | Full Time



Smile Education are working on behalf of a Birmingham Primary School to assist in their recruitment of a SEND Teaching Assistant. This three-form entry Primary situated in South Birmingham currently holds opportunities for experienced Teaching Assistants looking for a new challenge or change of pace.

We are currently looking for a SEND Teaching Assistant, available immediately. This is a full-time role expected to las until the end of the academic year. The successful candidate will be supporting pupils across year 1 and year 2. Candidates should be familiar with supporting pupils with Global Delay and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Successful candidates should also be confident in providing effective intervention support. Opportunities do exist for applicants to receive further training and CPD.

This school is situated within proximity to Saltley, Nechells, Alum Rock, Ward End and Birmingham City Centre. Our client records above average attainment across EYFS and KS1 & KS2. Progress scores remain above the city and national averages.

Why this school?

This setting has strong links with their surrounding community including local nurseries & feeder secondary schools. Successful applicants can expect to receive training from specialists CPD workshops and team teaching alongside experienced staff members.

This is an Ofsted rated good school with excellent leadership and management. The school culture celebrates diversity and promotes high levels of respect which is embedded into the creative curriculum. Pupils benefit from outstanding extra-curricular opportunities which help to promote pupils’ social, moral, spiritual, and cultural development. This school is the hub of it’s local community and enjoys fantastic links with parents and guardians. An additional focus is placed onto providing pupils with the tools they need to become contributing members of society and global citizens.

For applicants seeking relocation, Birmingham has a world class cosmopolitan city environment; home to bars, restaurants, and boutiques. In the run up to the 2022 Commonwealth Games and the under construction HS2, the area is witnessing increased investments and rejuvenation.

What to expect from applicants?

Working with these young means you can make a real and significant impact on their lives. You will be able to make a tangible difference to their education and provide them with the tools they need to succeed and build a bright future. That is what being a teacher is all about- Ambition and a commitment to the school ethos is key!

We would like applicants to have experience in supporting teaching and learning within the UK or a British International School setting.

 To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:

-        Hold a relevant UK teaching assistant qualification- for example Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools.

-        Knowledge of the UK Primary Curriculum

-        Able and willing to travel to the Birmingham area.

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.