Teaching Assistant

Location Newton Abbot
Discipline: 1:1 SEN
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65 to £70
Contact name: Alex Moore

Contact email: alex@opus-abc.uk
Job ref: 49124
Published: 3 months ago
Startdate: 08/03/2022

We are currently recruiting in the South of central Exeter who are seeking a full time Teaching Assistant to support pupils with a variety of additional needs on a full time basis, Monday - Friday 8:45am-15:45pm.

Our partner school are happy to consider candidates with a passion for education who come from care work backgrounds as aspects of the role will be transferable . Candidates with qualifications in Health and Social Care, Moving and Handling and Counselling Skills are also highly desired. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work as part of a highly skilled and passionate team.

We can offer competitive rates of pay of £65-£70 a day as well as the opportunity to up skill your professional development by utilising our CPD Academy. You will also be supported by our specialist SEND Team who all come from backgrounds in education and knowledge of the current market.

The ideal candidate will:


• Be confident supporting children with a range of emotional needs

• Have a nurturing and patient manner

• Willingness to undertake further training

• Come from a care or education background

To be accepted for this role, you must have a DBS that is registered on the Update Service, or be happy to apply for one through ourselves.

We work with a large number of schools and SEN Schools across the Devon & Cornwall, if you are interested in registering to work through ourselves for full time or part time work or to gain SEN experience please apply today and we will contact you to discuss your requirements.