Job description

Special Needs Teaching Assistant
Location: Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Start Date: 22nd of February 2021 / as soon as possible
Salary: £65 - £70 per day
GSL Education Hull are seeking to appoint a Special Needs Teaching Assistant for a Client School in Scarborough. This is a full time position to start as soon as possible, until the end of the academic year. There is also an opportunity to gain a permanent contract for the right candidate.
The Job Role:
  • supporting primary aged pupils on a small group and 1:1 basis with additional needs including SLCN and PMLD
  • communicate with additional needs children through the use of PECs and Makaton
  • support the delivery of lessons in-line with P-Scales, focusing on social and emotional development
  • be committed to the needs of children in your care, including personal care and feeding if applicable
  • to help lead the class through shared goals
  • liaise with other staff members, family members and outside agencies to ensure the best outcomes for all children in your care
Benefits of GSL Education:
  • two dedicated Consultants who will support you throughout your placement
  • the opportunity to work within a 'Good' Special Needs School in Scarborough
  • Full Time position, term time only, until the end of the academic year, with the opportunity for a permanent contract to be gained
  • competitive daily rates of pay between £65 and £70, inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%
  • bi-weekly pay days through our own PAYE payroll or an Umbrella company of your choice
  • CPD courses such as Safeguarding, Prevent and Cover Supervisor induction
To apply for the position of Special Needs Teaching Assistant in Scarborough, please call Kerry Fowler at GSL Education, or send your up-to-date CV via the application link. Alternatively, you can apply online by visiting