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Special Needs Teaching Assistant position


Job Description:

Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Mainstream Primary School 



COVID-19 Notice - We will not be interviewing candidates face to face, we will instead be interviewing via video link. Vetting procedures will be carried out online.


A multicultural and inclusive 'Good' Ofsted-rated Primary school is looking for a committed Special Needs Teaching Assistant to support in KS1. You will be supporting children with a wide range of learning and communication needs. You will have experience carrying out specific interventions to aid learning and communication. Ideally you will have experience using MAKATON and PECs, however this not a compulsory requirement.  You will be joining a challenging but enjoyable work environment.


  • £80-£90 per day, dependent on experience and qualifications
  • Full-time, long-term
  • Immediate start 


The successful Special Needs Teaching Assistant will:

  • Be proactive
  • Work well in a team
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Have a passion for SEND

If this sounds like you, please send in your CV.

UCM Education specialises in placing teachers and support staff in schools and nurseries throughout the UK. We are an Equal Opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Please note, due to the number of applications we receive for job posts, we cannot contact all unsuccessful applicants.

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

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