SEN Teaching Assistant- Pontefract.

Job Description

Masterclass Education Yorkshire are looking to recruit Teaching Assistants for specialist settings within the local area!

We are on the hunt for resilient, empathetic and enthusiastic individuals to join our team of support staff making a positive impact on the lives of students and young people.

Candidates with all levels of experience are encouraged to apply. We have opportunities for candidates at the start of their career, as well as fantastic progression opportunities for candidates with more experience.

The Role

  • Support students with a range of specialist needs including cognitive, physical, sensory, social and emotional needs
  • Monitor and track students progress within the lessons, including documenting any milestones they have reached in their educational and personal development
  • Work in a person-centred way to provide high quality support and guidance to the young people in your setting
  • To keep children and young people safe during their time at school through safeguarding and good practice

Who can apply for this role? Anyone looking to kickstart their career in education!

I am currently recruiting for long term, short term and day to day positions, there are roles for every level of experience!


  • Monday – Friday (Full and Part Time)
  • Must be available between 8 and 3.30
  • Term Time only

Must have:

  • Ability to work well as a team and communicate effectively with others
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Have a DBS on the Updates Service, or be willing to obtain one
  • Experience supporting individuals of any age
  • Commitment to safeguarding of all students and familiarity with whistleblowing procedures

Master Class are the leaders across the UK in providing a unique, personal and bespoke service to our schools and candidates.

Masterclass Education offer many amazing benefits:

  • Weekly pay
  • A fantastic holiday scheme
  • Dedicated consultants on hand to help you with advice and support
  • MCE Learning portal, you will have free access to all of our online learning in the latest education developments (CPD recognised).
  • In person training opportunities

How to Apply:
If this sounds like the role for you, please click the apply link or contact the Masterclass Education Yorkshire office and ask for Martha.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temp to perm

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary contract, Temp to perm, Zero hours contract

Salary: £80.00-£120.00 per day

Schedule: Monday to Friday

Job Details

Date Posted

March 14, 2024





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