Qualified Teaching Assistant (SEND)

15 January 2024

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)? AK Teaching, a leading education recruitment agency, is seeking dedicated and qualified Teaching Assistants to join dynamic SEND provisions in Gateshead.

Position: Qualified Teaching Assistant
Location: Gateshead
Working Days: Monday – Friday (No Weekends)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to students with SEND in various age groups.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to implement effective learning strategies.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Tailor support to meet the individual needs of students.


  • Hold a minimum Level 2/3 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning or Childcare.
  • Possess a valid and up-to-date DBS on the update service or be willing to apply for one through AK Teaching.
  • Previous experience working with SEND students is highly beneficial.
  • Ability to work with a diverse range of ages within the provisions.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with SEND.

If you are a dedicated and qualified Teaching Assistant with a passion for supporting students with SEND, we want to hear from you! Join our team and contribute to the positive learning experiences of students in Gateshead.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications. Or reach us directly: kurtis.gibbon@akteaching.co.uk

Work Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Valid Until
March 1, 2024
Kurtis Gibbon
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