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Special Needs Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Are you looking to take on a rewarding role that will make an incredible impact on the lives of children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities?

Randstad Education currently works alongside an SEN school in Knowsley. We seek to recruit passionate Learning Support Assistants to work alongside children and young people with a multitude of Special Needs. We can offer this role to work initially on a contract basis, however there is scope for this position to move to permanent for the right candidate.

The role

Working as a Learning Support Assistant, you will be supporting children across all Key Stages, accompanied by a Teacher and other Support Assistants. You will be working with children and young people with a range of Special Educational Needs; MLD, PMLD, SLD, Autism, ADHD, Down's Syndrome and Physical Disabilities.

The person

The successful candidate must have experience with some of the following:

  • Experience working with people with SEN/Disabilities
  • Confidence supporting children and young people with different types of Special Educational Needs
  • Previous experience as a Care/Support Worker would be beneficial but not essential

The Perks!

  • Highly dedicated consultant with an honest, positive and trustworthy approach that matches you to the right school
  • 24hr on-call facility
  • Very competitive rates of pay with no hidden deductions
  • A refer a friend scheme of £300

With Randstad there are many CPD opportunities - including the opportunity to become Team Teach Trained!

About us

Randstad Education is the UK Market Leader for recruitment within education. We have been helping teachers and support staff to find temporary and permanent roles in schools, colleges and nurseries for nearly twenty years. Working with over 2500 schools each week, our staff support over 135,000 children every day across the country, so we can find the right match for your skills. The Liverpool branch is one of the oldest and busiest in the country and has a dedicated team of consultants working across primary, secondary and SEN.

What next?

We are proud to support a diverse portfolio of schools across Merseyside, so even if this job or location is not suitable, we would still like to hear from you regarding your relevant experience, as we may have other roles available in schools, temporary or permanent, short-or long-term, full or part-time, which may be a better match. All candidates will be subject to Randstad Education's child protection and UK eligibility checks. To discuss this role or others we may have in store for you in more detail, please contact Neil at the Liverpool branch. If you are interested in this position, please don't hesitate and apply today!

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  • Job Reference: 705443041-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad Education
    Randstad Education
  • Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent