SEN Teaching Assistant

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

SEN Teaching Assistant


Location: Birmingham

Duration: Full time

Salary: £65-70 per day


The School/role:

We are currently looking for a strong SEN teaching assistant to work for a SEN school full-time located in Birmingham.

You will need experience working with specific needs, such as, SEMH, SEBD, ADHD and ASD experience to enable the children to reach their full potential. The candidate will need to be able to work on a 1-1 basis as well as support larger groups of children. The teaching assistant will be working with children of all ages.

The school is an excellent place to work due to the committed staff team who ensure they create exciting and engaging learning opportunities for all their children. The school has a great working environment where you will be supported throughout your time with the school.

This position will run for the full 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.


  • Qualified Teaching Assistant
  • SEMH, SEBD, ADHD, ADD Experience
  • Team Teach training
  • Experience in an SEN School or PRU
  • 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.