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Teaching Assistant SEND

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Vetro Education, Special Educational Needs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £65 - £75 per day

  • Contact:

    Ross Harries

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Ross Harries

Teaching Assistant Jobs - Pupil Referral Unit


Torfaen – £65 - £75 per day

September 2020 start

With the COVID-19 crisis having a huge impact on the current academic year, many schools and provisions have turned their attention to preparation for next academic year and their staffing for September 2020

Following great results with PRU settings across South Wales Vetro Education are now looking to recruit Team Teach trained Teaching Assistants to take up a number of roles from September 2020 in the Torfaen area.

Teaching Assistants with experience of working with EBD (Emotional Behavioural Disorder) pupils in a SEND setting are ideal for this role, however Teaching Assistants with personal experience outside an education setting would also be considered. We are extremely keen to speak to Teaching Assistants experienced in working in this environment who are interested in supporting schools on a long term, short term or Ad Hoc basis.

Duties of the role will include:

Support the class teacher in the delivery of their lessons
Working on a 1-2-1 basis with pupils who have extreme challenging behaviour
Follow the school’s behaviour management policy
Engage with pupils both in the classroom and on out-of-school activities

Minimum Requirements:

3 months experience (where we can obtain a reference) of working with children in a SEND environment – Specifically EBD and challenging behaviour
Fully enhanced DBS (on the Update service) - ability to obtain a new one
References covering the last two years (no gaps)
EWC registration (School support worker)
Right to work in the UK

While working with Vetro Education you can expect the following:

Support and guidance from one of South Wales' leading suppliers of SEND professionals
Great rates of pay
No payroll fees
Dedicated, education led consultants who listen to the needs of each individual
and to benefit from 100 years experience within the Education and Care sectors

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At Vetro Nursing, we have over 100 years’ combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we’re here to help.


Vetro Nursing acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.