Position title
Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Special Needs Teaching Assistant
Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S63
Starting September 2024

Temporary to permanent

£90 per day

Unique School Solutions are supporting a Rotherham special school to recruit Special Needs Teaching Assistants to support pupils with autism ,communication difficulties, SEMH and other additional needs. The successful candidate will work with pupils on a one to one basis and in small groups to promote the growth and inclusion of children with complex learning needs.

This is a full-time, term-time only role starting in September 2024. Initially, the role will be via Unique School Solutions on a temporary basis. However, following a short successful probation period there will be an opportunity to secure a permanent contract of employment with the school.

We are seeking Teaching Assistants with the following skills and experience:

  • Experience working within a school supporting students with SEND.
  • Referenceable experience working with children with SEND needs.
  • A working understanding of autism, communication difficulties and other complex needs.
  • Knowledge of behaviour management and how to deal with children in crisis.
  • Are patient and calm whilst providing nurturing support to pupils.
  • Ability to build strong professional relationships with children and other staff members.

By working with Unique School Solutions, you will benefit from:  

  • The support of an experienced team of specialist consultants.
  • Ongoing CPD and opportunities to complete fully funded training.
  • The opportunity to gain permanent employment after 12 weeks.

All candidates must adhere to our stringent vetting procedure which includes (in brief) a face to face registration, professional references, safeguarding training and an Enhanced DBS.

Unique School Solutions in an Equal Opportunities Employer. Unique School Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
September 2024
Duration of employment
Temp - Perm following a successful 12 week placement
Job Location
Rotherham, S63
Working Hours
Monday- Friday 8:30am-3:30pm TERM TIME ONLY
Date posted
June 3, 2024
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