SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted on 23rd September 2019
  • Birmingham
  • Applications have closed.

SEN Teaching Assistant


Location: Birmingham

Duration: Full time

Salary: £65-£70


The School/role:


We are working on behalf of a SEN school based within Birmingham who are currently pursuing a strong teaching assistant for a full-time position.

This role can be very challenging as the students have very strong behavioural needs. The candidate will require experience working alongside children with SEBD and SEMH needs. The teaching assistant will need experience using behavioural management techniques is key and to be confident in utilising these techniques within a SEN setting.

Team Teach training or equivalent will be required as restraint exercises will be required at this setting.

You will be working on a full-time basis as soon as possible with the view to go permanent in the same position.

Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this position.



  • Qualified Teaching Assistant OR Relevant SEN Background
  • SEN school based Experience
  • SEBD/SEMH/PRU Experience
  • Team Teach Training
  • Level 1 safeguarding certificate
  • Recent school based references
  • Valid Photo ID – Driving Licence or passport
  • Full DBS – on the update service


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:

  • SEN 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

What you’ll get in return:

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.


What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role then contact Callum 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.


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.