SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Ref: GL789
Location Chelmsford in Essex
Secondary Teaching Assistants Secondary Teaching Assistants
Secondary SEN TA & LSA Secondary SEN TA & LSA
Start date Start ASAP
Contrat type temporary supply
Salary £60 - £80 per day
Contract info Subject to experience

Job Description

An excellent opportunity to gain solid SEN classroom experience within a complex needs school based in Chelmsford, Essex.

This school has a proven record of helping students make exceptional progress with learning, social skills and employability. The head teacher is looking for an enthusiastic and caring Teaching assistant to support the learning and development of these pupils.

This role involves support in the classroom and includes physical work and personal care of pupils. You do not need to have previous experience as full training will be provided for successful candidates.

The school has 2 sites in total based in Chelmsford, 1 campus for primary and secondary age groups and1 campus for college students. The age ranges from 5-19 years.

The head teacher will be looking for candidates with good subject knowledge, strong minded and with a sense of humour! The head is outstanding in this school and looks for candidates who have a genuine passion to teach and support young people with a range of complex needs.

Candidate requirements:

  • A positive and caring approach with previous experience of supporting children, SEN experience would be desirable; PMLD, MLD, SLD, EBD or ASD.
  • This can be a challenging role with supporting pupils with high needs; therefore the right candidate will need to be resilient and strong minded.
  • To be available to start work ASAP
  • You must be eligible to work in the UK
  • DBS must be on the update system
  • You must be reliable and committed

Benefits of working with this school:

- A supportive team environment, training provided for successful candidates
- The potential to develop new skills and qualifications
- The opportunity to develop skills in SEN/Behaviour management/Pupils with high complex needs
- A paid trial day
- Opportunity to go perm and earn at least £15,000 salary after a paid trial period
- £60 gross per day if successful until school based contracts take place

How to apply:

* CV application will be essential
* Interviews and trial days will take place immediately
* Please include all child related experience, voluntary or paid will be considered

We offer a £130 referral bonus for every person you recommend whom we go onto place into employment and meets our terms and conditions. If you know anyone looking for a teaching role now or in the future please send us their name, email address and contact number to or call 020 8709 6540.

TLTP Group is an Equal Opportunities employer. Subject to observance of all UK and EU current legislation we shall not discriminate to exclude individuals on the grounds of age, race, colour, gender (birth or reassigned), sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief, marital status, ethnic or national origin, health, pregnancy, childcare responsibilities or criminal records. Candidates from such groups are actively encouraged to apply.


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