SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted on 24th December 2019
  • Shrewsbury
  • Applications have closed.

SEN Teaching Assistant:

Location: Shrewsbury

Duration: Full-time, ASAP

Salary: £60-75 per day

Role description:

We are recruiting for a primary-secondary SEN school in Shrewsbury for an experienced passionate Teaching Assistant starting ASAP on a full-time basis.

If you’re interested in this role, contact Mariam on 0121 260 0000 or email your CV to

We are recruiting for a SEND school in Shrewsbury for a Teaching Assistant starting ASAP on a full-time basis. The successful candidate needs to have experience and knowledge when dealing with Autism, SLD and Complex PMLD. The day-to-day responsibility for a Teaching Assistant is to work alongside the students to support and help to manage their behaviour effectively and positively.

The Teaching Assistant should be nurturing and offer positive reinforcement to the students and their lives. Also, to provide the pupil with the ability to grow in confidence and form positive relationships with the people in the community.

This is a great school to work with and will be a worthwhile role for the successful applicant.

Please apply immediately to be considered for this position.


  • Qualified Teaching Assistant OR Relevant SEN Background
  • SEND school-based Experience
  • Autism, SLD and Complex PMLD needs experience
  • Team teach needed (in date) with a valid certificate
  • Willing to preform personal care
  • Child and Adult Workforce DBS
  • Available Immediately
  • Level 1 safeguarding certificate
  • Recent school-based references
  • Valid Photo ID – Driving License or passport
  • Full DBS – registered on the update service

What you need to do now:

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