SEN Teaching Assistant, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury
  • Contract term: Temporary
  • Job starts: March 2021
  • Contract type: Full Time
  • Salary: Depending on experience
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ABC teachers are currently looking to recruit an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant on behalf of an excellent Special Educational Needs school we work alongside in Shrewsbury.

You will be working to support students between the ages of 3-19 years old who have a variety of needs, ranging to Moderate to more complex and severe learning difficulties. 

The appointed candidate will be involved with preparing the classroom and assisting the Teacher, working 1:1 and in small groups with pupils. This role will begin in March 2021 and will be on a full time, long term basis. 

We are looking for a dedicated Teaching Assistant who has previous experience supporting pupils or individuals with Special Educational Needs, with a calm and caring nature. The ideal candidate will be able to build a rapport with both students and staff, and able to understand the individual needs of the pupils, as well as demonstrating strong communication skills. 

About ABC Teachers:

ABC Teachers are a leading teaching agency offering a fresh approach to education recruitment. We work with teachers, teaching assistants and cover supervisors in both supply and permanent positions.

ABC Teachers are REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency. Candidates’ pay rates are competitive and in line with the AWR policy meaning that after a qualifying period, supply teachers can be paid to the comparable scale offered by the school (subject to qualifying criteria).

Please be aware that telephone calls to and/or from ABC Teachers may be recorded for training, safeguarding and compliance purposes.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Recent, referenceable school based experience within an SEN setting (within the last 5 years).


Working with ABC Teachers:

As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, you will receive:

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria)

• Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period)

• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to

• FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package

• Uncapped referral bonus scheme (subject to T&C)


How to apply

If you are interested in this position, then please apply now to submit your details, or give us a call on 01543 228 029 to discuss further.

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PLEASE NOTE: due to COVID-19, we are currently completing interviews and registrations online via secure web rooms. The technology we have put into place ensures that we can move forward with your application.



  • Job posted on: 7 January 2021
  • Closing date: 7 February 2021
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