Primary SEN TA

Primary SEN Teaching Assistant

Full Time

Accrington, Lancashire

Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for a new full time role?

Veritas Education are recruiting for a Full Time SEN Teaching Assistant for a Primary School in the Accrington area.

We are interested in hearing from Teaching Assistants who either have experience working with pupils who have additional needs or working within a KS1 or KS2 setting. We are looking for candidates who have an interest in education and working with children, along with good communication and 'people' skills for this particular role.

Work as a TA can involve:

  • Supporting school work and preparing learning resources under the supervision of the teacher.
  • Building strong relationships and have strong behaviour management
  • Encouraging and supporting the routine that has been set in place for the individual.
  • Encouraging the individual's confidence, self-esteem and independence.
  • Helping the child understand instructions, through repetition, re-phrasing or demonstrating.
  • Providing feedback and assistance to teachers.
  • Supporting the individual in social activities and on outings.

What personal qualities and skills does working as a TA on supply require?

This Primary school are looking for someone who must have a mature approach to your work and a responsible attitude along with much patience and a sense of humour at times! You will need to be a patient person who has compassion and empathy and also a drive to see others flourish and succeed as they learn.

If you are interested in this role please apply with your most recent CV.


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

Application question

Do you have experience working in a childcare setting?

Reference: 41245533

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