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SEND Teaching Assistant

Job Description:

PK Education are recruiting for a SEND Teaching Assistant to work in a Barnsley Secondary School. This SEND Teaching Assistant post is scheduled to start ASAP and will continue on an ongoing long-term basis, covering long-term sickness. It is a full-time post, so you will need to be available five days a week.

The school is a large secondary school in the Barnsley area, easily commutable from Barnsley, Rotherham and Sheffield. You will be supporting low ability students in the classroom, as well as students with autism and challenging behaviour. 

As a SEND Teaching Assistant, you will be responsible for:

  • Working 1:1 in the classroom, supporting SEND pupils 
  • Working with small groups of SEND students
  • Supervising pupils and attending to their needs
  • Assisting implementing Individual Education/Behaviour Plans 
  • Establishing constructive relationships with pupils 
  • Encouraging pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher

This position is ideal for Teaching Assistants with previous SEND experience or people with a background working in care.

In return for your hard work as a SEND Teaching Assistant, PK Education will offer you a generous rate of pay – £60 to £80 per day depending on your experience. You will also have access to our competitive refer a friend scheme where you can earn £150 for each TA, Cover Supervisor or Supply Teacher you refer to PK Education.

To apply for this post, please email your CV to Alternatively, please call the South Yorkshire Branch of PK Education on 0114 272 2212 and a member of our experienced team will gladly assist you.


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