SEN Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

Job Category: Primary SEN
Job Location: Leeds West Yorkshire
Job Type: Full Time Long Term Temporary
Start Date: ASAP

Principal Resourcing are seeking to recruit a caring and patient SEN Teaching Assistant to join the welcoming staff team at one of our partnership Primary Schools based in South Leeds.

The full-time role is available with immediate start until the end of the academic year and will provide 1:1 and general class support to meet the needs of pupils across the KS2 classroom. You will be confident assisting pupils across Year 5 with learning activities, small group and 1:1 interventions across a variety of subjects, as guided by the Class Teacher. Previous experience supporting pupils within education is essential, including those with SEN and behavioural needs. Ideal applicants will have strong behavioural management skills and the ability to collaborate effectively as part of the staff team.

We welcome applications from experienced Support Staff, Teaching Assistants and SEN Support. You can expect to earn up to £100 per day for this role depending on experience.

The ideal applicant will:

  • Have previous experience supporting pupils across the KS2 curriculum
  • Be confident delivering 1:1 and small group interventions
  • Ideally hold level 2/3 in SEN Support/Teaching Assistant
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Work well as part of the existing staff team

So, what’s in it for you:

  • Highly supportive and committed consultants who will endeavour to find assignments suited to your needs, specific to your Local Authority
  • An opportunity to extend your professional development with FREE accredited CPD courses
  • Rewarding and competitive rates of pay
  • A great range of opportunities to work in a variety of local schools of your choice
  • ‘Recommend a Friend’ bonus up to £250
  • A wealth of experience from Teachers working in branch, to provide you with industry specific knowledge, career advice and CV assistance
  • A choice of pay options to suit you and your circumstances: PAYE or Umbrella Company


If this role sounds of interest to you, please apply now with your CV to and our team will be in touch with you shortly.

We will conduct your interview via a telephone call. We will clear you as quickly as possible, our dedicated Candidate and Compliance Team, will be working tirelessly to do so!


Principal Resourcing is an Education Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act (2003).

Principal Resourcing is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. All positions advertised are temporary, unless otherwise stated.

Please note: If you have not heard from us within two weeks then your application may have been unsuccessful.

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