Posted on 20th September 2019
  • Walsall
  • Applications have closed.

SEN Teaching Assistant


Location: Walsall

Duration: Full time, on going

Salary: £60 – 70 per day



  • Qualified Teaching Assistant OR Relevant SEN Background
  • SEND school-based Experience
  • KS1/KS2 experience
  • SEMH, SEBD, ADHD needs experience
  • Child and Adult Workforce DBS
  • Available Immediately
  • Level 1 safeguarding certificate
  • Recent school based references
  • Valid Photo ID – Driving Licence or passport
  • Full DBS – registered on the update service


The School/role:

We are looking for an experienced SEN TA to work in an exclusive school of ours in Walsall.


Due to the nature of the role and the needs of the students you must have a strong character and the ability to not only deliver educational support but social support also.


This role involves an SEN TA working on a 1:1 basis with students in KS1 and KS2 so you need to have experience working with these age groups.


The students will have a mix of needs which will include SEMH, SEBD and ADHD so it is imperative that you have worked with these needs successfully previously.


You will be working on a full-time basis, Monday to Friday and must hold a child and adult workforce DBS.


The role will run on a full-time basis until the end of the academic year.

Please apply immediately to be considered for this position.

A new enhanced DBS will be needed for this role or a subscription to the DBS update service.



What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role then contact Scott at Balfor on 0121 260 0000 or email your CV to


You can also click “apply now” to forward an up to date copy of your CV for consideration.


If you feel this role isn’t right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


What you’ll get in return:


Balfor Recruitment is an award winning recruiter to the public, private and non-profit sectors for temporary, contract and permanent staffing. With over 20 years of proven success within the recruitment industry we can provide specialist staff in the following areas:

  • SEND Teachers and Teaching Assistants
  • Primary Teachers and Support Staff
  • Secondary Teachers and Support Staff
  • Nursery Nurses and Nursery Assistants
  • FE Lecturers
  • Note Takers
  • BSL Signers
  • Academic Support Workers and Dyslexia Tutors

As well as an attractive and competitive daily rate, you will gain experience of working within a school and a good insight into the education sector. We’re extremely proud to have been assisting schools in these areas for several years. You will also join our ‘refer a friend’ scheme where you could be entitled to receive £200 in vouchers.


Balfor are members of the REC. Candidates pay rates are in line with the AWR policy which means that after qualifying period supply teachers can be paid to scale.

Balfor Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

Balfor Recruitment is committed to Safer Recruitment and any appointments made will be subject to employment checks including a DBS check.

Balfor Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.