SEND Support Assistant - PK Education

SEND Support Assistant

SEND Support Assistant


Job Description

SEND supply support assistants

We are recruiting for Special Educational Needs Assistants for supply cover within two large special schools in the Huddersfield area to start ASAP on a temporary basis with an opportunity of becoming permanent. Both special schools are Ofsted rated “good” and have a warm supportive team. Upon vetting and throughout the registration process, PK Education will provide you with a personalised process, an experienced specialist consultant dedicated to working on your behalf to source you your desired role. You will have continuous CPD development opportunities, supporting you with your CV and interviews.  If you would like further information about the SEND support assistant positions, please contact me on: 01134570081 or email


We are looking for individuals from the following backgrounds:

  • SEND Teaching assistants, support workers, personal care assistants, social care workers and similar background or experiences.

If you have, the following qualifications and or training this will also be beneficial:

  • GNVQ level 3 in health and social care, SEND diploma, MA in SEND, Makaton, PECS, Peg feed, personal care, medication trained, hoist training, manual handling, Autism awareness, Team Teach, MAPPA, PRYCE, BSL, sensory training, play therapy or similar training and or qualifications.

Having experience working with individuals with a wide range of special educational needs including:

  • Verbal and nonverbal Autistic spectrum disorder, Downs Syndrome, Asperger’s, specific learning difficulties, severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple learning difficulties, Pathological avoidance difficulties, complex needs and challenging behaviour. 

  • Be able to be flexible in your approach, supporting the class teacher and understanding the core values of the special school setting.

We offer competitive rates of pay £70-£75 per day and opportunities to develop your personal career development training with recognised courses.



We pride ourselves on intelligently matching our supply and permanent candidates to schools, ensuring that the opportunities stretch and fulfil career ambitions. This is a promise that we have been delivering since 2005, with our simple, honest approach: offering our candidates highly competitive rates of pay with no hassle. We are committed to get it right. First time. Our mission is simple. To Inspire Potential. In our team. In our candidates. In every child. For more information, contact me:



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