Special Needs Teaching Assistant

17 April 2024

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)? AK Teaching is currently seeking a dedicated SEND Teaching Assistant to join a reputable school in Benton, Newcastle.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting primary aged learners with SEND in their educational and personal development.
  • Collaborating with teachers and specialists to implement tailored learning plans.
  • Assisting in creating a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Providing one-on-one or small group support as needed.
  • Monitoring progress and reporting back to the teaching team.


  • Enhanced DBS check on the update service, or willingness to apply through AK Teaching.
  • Comfortable working with a range of ages, as required by the school.
  • Previous experience in an SEND setting is highly advantageous.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine desire to support students with additional needs.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Monday to Friday schedule with no weekend work.

If you are passionate about working with SEND students and meet the requirements above, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join a dedicated team committed to making a difference in the lives of young learners.

To apply, please send your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience.

AK Teaching is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Work Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Valid Until
May 31, 2024
Kurtis Gibbon
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