SEND Teaching Assistant

Novum Personnel

Are you looking for a new role as a Teaching Assistant?

Do you have experience supporting children with physical and sensory needs?

Are you looking for work in a friendly and welcoming school?

The school 

  • Based in Gateshead
  • Rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted
  • For children aged from 3 to 19 years old
  • Students have a wide range of complex needs including physical, sensory and medical

 The role 

  • Working Monday to Friday
  • Supporting children with complex special needs
  • Some 1-2-1 and whole class support required
  • Assisting with lunchtime and breaks
  • Some personal care required
  • Providing emotional and curriculum support


  • Will have a minimum of 3 months experience in a school or working with children
  • Will hold a CACHE Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning or higher/equivalent (not essential)
  • Will have special needs experience
  • Will have a caring and patient personality
  • Will have the ability to build strong rapport with students
  • Will be comfortable and confident when supporting with personal care

We offer

  • A great rate of pay
  • Join a lovely team of staff
  • The opportunity to choose when you want to work or take holidays
  • A dedicated team of SEND consultants with years of experience and knowledge of the industry

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please contact us now. To find out more please contact Aimee from Hello Education on 0191 691 5007 or email

  • Refer a friend once registered and you will receive £100 cash reward once your referral has worked for us for 10 days!


Do you know of an individual who applied unsuccessfully to a long-term teacher/teaching assistant job who you believe would be suitable for full time job roles? Or that is currently working for another agency that may be interested in discussing the positions further? In return for every agency worker who refers someone will receive a £100 cash reward when a referral has worked for us for 10 days and a further £100 cash reward after another 10 days!