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Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant

Job Description:

Are you a Teaching Assistant with a passion to support pupils who have Special Needs?

Do you want to engage and develop young people to achieve their potential?

If yes then read on…

PK education are working in partnership with a school in Barnsley who cater for pupils who have mild to severe learning disabilities, they are looking to expand their base of Teaching Assistants immediately for the rest of the academic year to cover absences.

Working for this Outstanding rated School you will be an active member of the team supporting pupils in a whole classroom capacity or on a more personal basis, one to one or in small groups. The ethos of the School is to create a fun, creative learning environment so the pupils will thrive and develop themselves to the best of their ability.

The School will best suit someone who is outgoing, dynamic and a real team player, as this position is hands on the right person will be enthusiastic and have an outgoing personality. Pupils who attend the School will have varying special needs for example autism, Cerebral Palsy, global development delay and physical disabilities so a person with Special Needs experience would be preferable.

If you would like to be considered for this position or similar throughout Barnsley please do not hesitate to apply or get in touch via email or phone 0114 272 2212.

Working for PK you will have access to;

Continual Professional Development courses to refresh and upskill yourself

A dedicated SEND Consultant, working on your behalf.

Opportunity to work in a variety of Schools across the region on a long and short term basis to suit your needs.

A competitive refer a friend scheme.

Access to candidate competitions and incentives which run throughout the year.

If you would like to register to be considered for any opportunities, long or short term with PK education, please register at our website and submit your CV and details. you will also need;

  • A Fully comprehensive CV dating back to secondary education with all gaps in employment or study detailed.
  • An Enhanced DBS certificate that is registered with the DBS Update Service, if not a new DBS check can be applied for through PK education (full assistance will be provided)
  • 2 professional references which cover the last 12 months

PK education is a well-established Education recruitment agency with an ever growing client database. We have highly experienced and skilled consultants that can help you find the supply work that suits you. Your peace of mind is paramount to our practice and by using PK education you can be confident in the knowledge that we are working hard to find you the placement that YOU want. PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants.


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