Teaching Assistant / Cover Teacher

Job ID: JRR0195
Job Term: ,
Salary: £70.00 –

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Job Description:

This role will primarily support a range of students with Special Educational Needs, to enable their progress. This will mainly involve, preparing and delivering learning activities.

This role may, however, require at times the effective cover of lessons in the absence of classroom teachers as part of the SEN/Cover team.

This school is looking for someone minimum GCSE Maths & English or experience working in a school setting for 1 year. The role is a full-time temporary position with view to moving onto a permanent contract for the right candidate. The desired start is January 2023 Grade 5, SCP 8 – 12 (£15,976 – £17,293) (actual salary)

Key Duties:

Who is the ideal candidate?

  • Experience working with pupils with additional needs including SEN
  • Experience working with groups of pupils with additional needs including SEN
  • Experience working with groups of pupils with additional needs in whole classes including SEN
  • Can demonstrate excellent organisational and inter-personal skills and the ability to contribute to a team
  • Willingness to show commitment to the school’s vision and values
  • Has a desire and passion to make a real difference to the students


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 or email admin@jamesrayrec.com

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, if we haven’t contacted you within 10 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.

To Apply For This Role:

Email your CV and cover letter to admin@jamesrayrec.com