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Complex Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Posted: 23-01-2020
  • Category: SEN
  • Location: Stoke
  • Type: Full-time / Temporary
  • Salary: 60 - 80 per day
Smile Education is a leading recruitment service for schools in Staffordshire. Our partner school in Stoke on Trent are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their complex needs classes as soon as possible. 

About the role:
  • 1:1 and classroom SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Full time, temporary role with the view to become long term for the right person
  • Work with children with complex needs (Autism/ Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties/ Physical Disabilities etc)
  • Work within a strong team who pride themselves on creating a safe and caring environment for children with Special Education Needs

About the school:
  • Ofsted rated 'outstanding' 
  • Provides support and professional development to all staff members
  • Easily accessible from Stafford and Stoke on Trent - commute made easy by being near the M6
  • Up to date and comprehensive facilities including sensory room and pool

About you:
  • Suitably qualified to support children with SEN i.e. Level 3 Teaching Assistant 
  • Experience working with a wide range of additional needs 
  • Kind and caring nature with the ability to build a quick rapport with students 
  • Able to obtain suitable references and a DBS check
About Smile Education:
  • Be part of our team of supply teachers and take part in events such as ‘Supply Teacher of the Year’ awards, Annual Family Day and free Christmas drinks to celebrate everybody’s hard work
  • Receive regular CPD, training and support from your Smile consultant
  • Fantastic rates of pay for both day to day and long term cover
  • Complete confidentiality and guidance
  • Work collaboratively with your education consultant who lives in and works with the schools in your area
If you would like to apply for this exciting opportunity, please send your CV via the website as soon as possible and we will be in touch

If you would like to find out more information about the role, please call Charnice on 01543 404788


Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.


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