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Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£350 - 375 per week


Temporary | Full Time



Teaching Personnel work with schools throughout Newcastle and Northumberland who require Teaching Assistants to work with SEND pupils on both a 1-1 and small group basis. A variety of settings are available providing opportunities for you to work within your preferred special needs environment which include Autism, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Sensory Impairment, and Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties.

A range of daily and longer term positions are available, where you will be able to establish good working relationships within the teams of specific schools. There are options for full or part time hours, meaning we are able to provide you with a position that suits your lifestyle. For those interested in longer term positions, we will be happy to discuss potential roles. This is also an excellent opportunity if you are seeking permanent employment as introductions to new schools often leads to future positions.

We are currently seeking a confident Teaching Assistant to join a supportive SEND provision in Blyth (NE24) to work with students between the ages of 4-11 years old, with a variety of Special Educational Needs.

To apply for this role you must:

  • Be able to work independently on either a 1-1 or small group basis
  • Be pro-active, enthusiastic, energetic and reliable
  • Be flexible to work at short notice as and when the need arises
  • Have recent experience in a Teaching Assistant role, within a special needs environment
  • Hold a relevant child care or education qualification at Level 3 or above.

Teaching Personnel are the market leaders in Education Recruitment with 20 years' experience in the industry. We can provide you with:

  • Your own dedicated consultant who will provide regular contact
  • Weekly pay
  • Competitive rates between £331.50 to £375 per week
  • Access to our CPD academy
  • Fantastic refer a friend scheme

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. 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.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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