sen teaching assistant in st. helens

job type
£ 55 per day
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job details

st. helens, north west
job category
job type
working hours
£ 55 per day
Non Teaching
reference number
0151 255 1666
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job description

Are you a motivated and conscientious individual wanting to support children within an SEN school?

Then why don't you consider an application to Randstad Education?

We currently require a SEN teaching assistant to join our books to undertake full time, long term or short term supply bookings starting as soon as possible in some of our fantastic SEN schools in St Helen's. You will be supporting learners aged 11-16 year with their learning. The job will be within term time, and is a great opportunity.


Our staff have a well-deserved reputation as being the best in Merseyside and as a reward for your hard work and commitment you will benefit from:

* A dedicated, professional and friendly consultant and a branch with 24 hour on-call facility
* Competitive rates of pay paid weekly, which are fully compliant under the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR, 2011)
* Commitment to your continuing professional development through free training, including safeguarding
* A 'Recommend a friend' bonus opportunity, worth up to £300
* Induction into a highly respected supply team and the opportunity to distinguish yourself through opportunities such as 'Candidate of the Term'


* Supporting the class teacher
* Providing support for the children
* Promoting positive behaviour
* Working alongside small groups of children


As a successful teaching assistant you will have:

* Experience of working with children with SEN within a school
* Experience of supporting a class teacher and promoting positive behaviour
* Some knowledge of the primary curriculum

About us

Randstad Education is the UK Market Leader for recruitment within education. We have been helping teachers and support staff to find temporary and permanent roles in schools, colleges and nurseries for nearly twenty years. Working with over 2500 schools each week, our staff support over 135,000 children every day across the country, so we can find the right match for your skills. The Liverpool branch is one of the oldest and busiest in the country and has a dedicated team of consultants working across primary, secondary and SEN, and we now also have a dedicated section looking after School Support roles such as Technicians, Administration and Finance.

What next?

We are proud to support a diverse portfolio of schools across Merseyside, so even if this job or location is not suitable, we would still like to hear from you regarding your relevant experience, as we may have other roles available in schools, temporary or permanent, short-or long-term, full or part-time, which may be a better match. All candidates will be subject to Randstad Education's child protection and UK eligibility checks. To discuss this in more detail, please contact Emma McDonnell, via email or telephone 0151 255 1666 at the Liverpool branch of Randstad Education.


ability to track progression in attainment,building relationships,communication,experience in managing challenging behaviour,experience with learning difficulties,inclusiveness


CACHE level 1 or 2,CACHE level 2 or 3,early childhood studies degree,HLTA,NVQ level 2 in children,NVQ level 3,NVQ level 4