Learning Support Assistant – SEN– Leicester
£56 – £70 per day
PK education Leicester are working with special needs schools in the Leicester area in order to recruit dynamic SEN Teaching Assistants.
As a SEN TA you will be expected to work closely with the class teacher supporting young people on a one to one basis and in small groups in order to raise attainment. You will be assist with a range of lessons across the curriculum as well as other activities and help them to develop social and life skills. The students have various SEN including Social Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties (SEBD), mental health issues, ADHD, Looked After Children and attachment disorders. You will need excellent behaviour management and a flexible approach to be successful in this role with the desire to create a positive and safe learning environment for all pupils.
To be considered for the role you must:
Experience supporting young people with SEBD.
Good literacy and numeracy skills with knowledge across the curriculum.
Excellent classroom and behaviour management.
A calm attitude and flexible approach.
De-escalation or behaviour management training (eg. Team Teach). - advantageous but not essential
Reference details will be requested prior to registration.
Current DBS registered with the DBS Update Service – if you do not have a DBS registered online PK Education will provide full assistance in getting you one.
Salary and Benefits:
Competitive rates of pay from between £56 to £70 per day (AWR Compliant).
24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants.
Exposure and networking opportunities to associated schools.
Claim up to £150 worth of vouchers with each referral of a teacher or NQT and the person you refer also gets £150!
If you would like to find out more information, please contact Rachael on or email on
PK Education is a supply teaching agency with branches across the UK including Leicester. PK Education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy always.
If you are a primary teacher, secondary teacher, SEN teacher, newly qualified teacher (NQT), cover supervisor or teaching assistant looking for day to day supply work, or contract work then please get in touch on