Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Glenfield


A talented teaching assistant is urgently required for work in a specialist school for children with Severe Learning Difficulties in Glenfield.

The position requires a patient and caring individual who can provide one to one support and help students with their independence, mobility and feeding. There will also be personal care involved, so you have to be comfortable with all aspects of this.

Any previous experience of working with children with Severe Learning Difficulties or transferable experience would be highly valuable. The school is an all age’s specialist school for vulnerable children who need additional support, so any former practice across both primary and secondary schools would also be beneficial, but not essential, for this role.

The school offers a friendly and welcoming environment, and is very supportive. They need someone who is committed to improving the educational environment for children with SLD.

The ideal TA will have:

• A minimum of 6 months’ experience in a school
• Experience with Special Needs
• Motivation and dedication to supporting children

In return you will enjoy:

• Great rates of pay
• Join a lovely team of staff
• Support from experienced Consultants
• Opportunity to take part in restraint training course

To find out more please contact Ashleigh on 0115 824 1888 or email your up to date CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

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  • teaching