SEN Teaching Assistant


Salary: £86.33-£90 per day


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Job Description:

James Ray Recruitment is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Teaching Assistant with specialized experience in supporting children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) to join a supportive local school based on the outskirts of the Brigg area, North Lincolnshire.
This role is due to commence from September 2024 to support a child in their EYFS class and will be on a part time basis initially to last for one term, however this will move to full time hours after a short period and strong potential to continue beyond the initial term.

Key Duties:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one support to a child with Autism and non-verbal communication.
  • Implement individualized educational plans (IEPs) and tailor learning activities to meet the child’s specific needs.
  • Use specialized communication methods and tools to facilitate learning and interaction.
  • Collaborate with teachers, SENCO, and other staff members to create an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
  • Monitor and report on the child’s progress, behaviour, and engagement in school activities.


Who is the ideal candidate?

  • Proven experience working with children with Autism and non-verbal communication needs.
  • Patience, empathy, and a passion for supporting children with SEN.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Relevant qualifications in Special Education or a related field are preferred.
  • 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 (£86.33 – £90 per day) dependent on experience
  • 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 in Selby

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 01482 533656.

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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