SEN Teaching Assistant

Basic Job Overview

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> Job Type: Full Time / Temporary <
> Salary: £83.40 – £96.40/day Additional Benefits <


Job Title: SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

Employment Type: Temporary, Full-time

About Us:

Vision for Education – Cardiff is a leading recruitment agency specializing in education, dedicated to providing high-quality staffing solutions to schools and educational institutions in Barry and surrounding areas. We are committed to supporting the unique needs of schools and pupils, particularly those with Special Educational Needs (SEN), ensuring every child has access to a tailored and inclusive education.

Job Description:

We are currently seeking passionate and dedicated SEN Teaching Assistants to join our team and work within SEN schools and Pupil Referral Units (PRUs) in Vale of Glamorgan. As an SEN Teaching Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting the learning and development of pupils with a range of special educational needs, ensuring they receive the support and encouragement they need to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide one-to-one or small group support to pupils with SEN, assisting them with their learning and development in line with their individual education plans (IEPs) and EHCPs.
Assist the class teacher in planning and delivering tailored lessons and activities that meet the diverse needs of pupils with SEN.
Support pupils with sensory, physical, or communication difficulties to access the curriculum and participate fully in classroom activities.
Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment where all pupils feel valued, respected, and encouraged to achieve their full potential.
Collaborate effectively with colleagues, parents/carers, and external professionals to ensure a holistic approach to supporting pupils with SEN.

Previous experience working with children or young people with SEN, preferably within a school or educational setting.
Relevant qualifications or training in SEN, such as a Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with pupils, colleagues, and parents/carers.
Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting the learning and development of pupils with SEN.
Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of pupils and the school environment.

Competitive rates of pay, with the opportunity for career progression and professional development.
Flexible working hours and assignments to suit your availability and preferences.
Ongoing support and guidance from our dedicated team of education professionals.
The chance to make a real difference in the lives of children and young people with SEN, contributing to their success and well-being.

Join Vision for Education – Cardiff and be part of a dynamic team dedicated to inclusive education and empowering every child to reach their full potential!


To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.