SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted on 6th January 2020



SEN Teaching Assistant


Location: Wolverhampton

Duration: Full time, ongoing temporary role

Salary: £60 – 70 per day


The School/role:

We are recruiting for a SEN school within Wolverhampton that are seeking an experienced TA to work with them on a full-time basis. The school are looking for someone with experience working with ASD, SEMH and complex needs at secondary level.


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


This is a special needs school that cater for secondary children with ASD, complex, SEMH and behavioural needs. You will be supporting the students in their learning and development in order to provide them the highest level of assistance. These students can have behavioural issues and so require someone who is strong and able to deal with these outbursts if they arise.

The ideal candidate will have classroom-based SEN experience, in order to develop their learning and assist in their lessons. You will be supporting individuals with Autism, Mental Health, Behavioural and complex needs.

You will be working on a full-time basis, and the role is likely to run ongoing.


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 OR Relevant SEN Background
  • SEN school-based or PRU Experience
  • ASD, ASC, SEMH, SEBD, Complex needs experience
  • Available Immediately
  • Level 1 safeguarding certificate
  • Recent school-based references
  • Valid Photo ID – Driving Licence or passport
  • Full DBS – registered on the 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.