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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Vetro Education, Special Educational Needs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £69.20 - £75 per day

  • Contact:

    Ross Harries

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Consultant:

    Ross Harries

Are you a passionate SEN teaching assistant looking for work in Rhondda Cynon Taf?
Do you have experience supporting children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?
Could you make a real difference to the children you work with?

We are looking for a number of experienced SEN teaching assistants for long and mid-term assignments in SEN Schools across the Rhondda valley, specifically in the Ystrad Rhondda area. These assignments will see you supporting children as part of the whole class and on a 1-2-1 basis.  

***September 2022 starts available ***

Location: Ystrad Rhondda
Job Type: mid-term and long-term placements
Pay: £69.20 per day minimum

Our schools are all very welcoming places to work and one of our teaching assistants recently said,

“Working for Vetro has given me the flexibility I need to work around my family life. I enjoy going to work and the staff in the office are always so helpful and friendly. The schools are lovely and I feel like I am making a difference. Working in the SEN sector has always been a passion for me and Vetro have given me the opportunity to do this in a number of  fantastic schools”

We are proud of the relationships we have with our schools. Our partnerships are based on mutual values and ethics so we know you are being placed at the best schools.

  • Excellent rates of pay, weekly pay, and no payroll charges
  • Approved Welsh Government Framework Supplier in Wales
  • Flexible working hours to suit your needs 
  • Vetro Mobile App for communicating shift availability and booking work 
  • Support from one of Rhondda Cynon Taf's largest suppliers of education professionals
  • Free Training
  • Agency worker of the month
  • Entry into our Golden Ticket competition to win £500
  • 24-hour registration (Online Enhanced DBS)
  • Holiday Pay - paid weekly or accumulated in a holiday pot
  • Contributed pension
    Key Requirements:
    • At least 3 months experience of working with children in schools, nurseries or similar
    • Experience of supporting learners with autistic spectrum disorder (ASD)
    • Be registered with the EWC (School Support Worker)
    • References covering the last two years (no gaps)
    • Hold a current DBS on the update service or willing to take one out
    • The Right to Work in the UK

    Duties will include:

    • Supporting learners with Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as other special educational needs
    • Preparing the classroom alongside the class Teacher
    • Working with learners in small groups/and or working 1:1 
    • Putting together displays of children’s work
    • Helping out on school trips
    • Supporting teachers in managing class behaviour
    • Listening to children read, reading to them or telling them stories
    • Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks

    Apply Now

    Can you support and encourage children to flourish? If this sounds like your dream role, we would love to hear from you. Click ‘APPLY’ now and one of the Vetro team will be in touch.


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    Vetro Recruitment 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.