Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Academic Appointments

Teaching Assistant

Academic Appointments are currently recruiting for Teaching Assistants to work in primary schools across Wakefield. 

These roles will be short and long term temporary, working with children between the ages of 5 - 11.  Responsibilities will include working with small groups, as well as individual children who have a variety of different needs.  You may also be required to support the class teaching with setting up resources and following their direction during the lessons. 

  • Previous experience in a similar role in school is preferable
  • Care background would be an advantage
  • 2x references from educational establishments
  • A valid DBS or be willing to obtain one
  • Team Teach desirable but not essential
If this is the job for you then please ‘Apply Now’
Rate of pay is dependent on current grade, experience and payroll method.
Academic Appointments is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and referencing.

Policies, including our ‘Equal Opportunities and Diversity Policy’, can be found on our website. Academic Appointments Limited acts as an employment agency and employment business.