SEND Teaching Assistant- Wakefield

8 June 2023

Hello, my name is Denishah! I am a SEND consultant for AK teaching in West Yorkshire.

I’m currently looking for qualified SEND Teaching assistant in the Wakefield, WF7 area.

Are you a qualified SEND Teaching assistant? Would you like a flexible working pattern to work around you?

If so, this could be the kick start to your career! Apply today!

The Job Role

You will be working full time Monday – Friday between the hours of 9am-4:00pm, no working weekends or school holidays! This role will involve working with vulnerable children and adults with special educational needs including AD, ADHD, SEMH and more. The ideal candidate would be both determined to help pupils develop and achieve the best of their ability.

You will build relationships and assist the development of pupils that require extra support. It is your job to create a supportive environment for young people, assist them to have access to learning and to interact with one another.

The age range can vary from 12-19 so being flexible with a range of ages is beneficial. Through education, we enable young people to gain the skills and resilience they need to succeed in life beyond school, inspiring the brightest future.

 We as a company are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All our roles are subject to relevant checks and procedures.

To be successful in this role you will need.

-SEN experience to suite different types of students and learning.  Or a passion to help students that need extra assistance, have access to a suitable education.

-Ability to differentiate different learning needs.

-Positive consistent and proactive approach behaviour management skills.

-An overall positive attitude, enthusiasm, energy, and a nurturing nature.

-Good verbal communication.

-Ideally you will have a DBS on the update service, or one issued within the last year. If your DBS is not on the update service, you will need to get a new one. We will assist you to get a new DBS if necessary.

Why choose us?

We offer competitive salaries, paid weekly and a great candidate experience, including regular contact from our designated consultant and compliance teams who will search for the correct position for you.

If you are looking for a flexible position to gain or exercise you experience at between £80 -£100 a day, no working school holidays, no working weekends, a healthy balanced home and work life. Then apply today!

Work Level
SEND, TA level 2 and upwards
Employment Type
Full Time, Long Term, SEND Learning Support, SEND teaching assistant