SEN Teaching Assistant

Job ID: JR12381901

Salary: £120-£225 per day


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Job Description:

James Ray Recruitment is helping an SEN school in St Helens to locate a committed Level 2 or higher SEND Teaching Assistant to join their team from Autumn 2024 on a supply basis for one term. With possibility of extension until the end of the school year.

Key Duties:

  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students with special educational needs
  • Assist the class teacher in implementing education plans
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment
  • Adapt learning materials to meet the needs of students with varying abilities
  • Collaborate with the SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) and other staff members to ensure the holistic development of students


Who is the ideal candidate?

  • Previous experience working with students with special educational needs
  • Empathy, patience, and a genuine passion for supporting children with diverse learning needs
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team


  • Competitive day rate (£120 – 225 per day) dependent on experience
  • Full time role during term time only
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the academic and personal development of students
  • Supportive school environment with access to professional development opportunities
  • Convenient commuting with excellent transport links throughout Merseyside


James Ray Recruitment specialise in finding our candidates long term & permanent placements across the UK. This business has been established by education recruitment consultants with over 20 years’ experience in the sector so can guarantee the unrivalled expertise required when finding you your ideal placement.

Why work with James Ray Recruitment?

  • Unrivalled payrates
  • Experienced & Dedicated consultant support.
  • Bespoke pay type discussed around your individual circumstance.
  • Benefits such as holiday pay, maternity, paternity, sick leave, pension etc
  • Financial travel assistance.
  • Guaranteed pay options available.
  • Referral schemes.


To find out more, call our team on 0151 7255300.

Please be assured all conversation are conducted within the strictest confidence.

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, if we haven’t contacted you within 10 working days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

James Ray recruitment is a Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003. James Ray Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. James Ray Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer.

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