Teaching Assistant (Special Educational Needs) Chesterfield £75 - £85 Per Day Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: experience working with students with special educational needs Contract Dates: October 2022 Vision for Education are seeking a Teaching Assistant to work in a small classroom setting at a Chesterfield Centre. The Role This role requires a teaching assistant who has experience of supporting young people who display MLD, and SEMH. This is a full-time, long-term role from Monday to Thursday each week. Hours of work will be 9am to 3.30pm. The successful applicant will have had previous experience in supporting individuals with a background of MLD, SEMH and be willing to support young children in their development of writing and reading. The School / Setting Based in Chesterfield this unique setting specialises in the education of students who have an EHCP and are not able to attend a mainstream setting due to a variety of reasons, including anxiety and MLD. The team of staff are extremely passionate about providing the highest standard of education and care for their students and this is a value and ethos that the successful candidate will need to also embrace. Requirements To be considered for this position you will need to have the following: Experience of following EHCP s Experience of supporting a vulnerable children or adults Experience in children with MLD & SEMH Previous experience of working on a 1:1 basis is highly desirable Be available on a full-time basis from October 2022 Be flexible and creative in your approach Training such as Team Teach are beneficial but not essential Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service. About Vision for Education Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. What Vision for Education offer As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive: Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. How to apply If you are a qualified Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you. Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Sheffield branch on (phone number removed).