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Teaching Assistant Jobs

  • Location:

    Stourbridge, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care, Support Work, Home Care, Care Management, Social Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £14000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Watts

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:


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  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Watts RGN

35 Hours per week/ Term Time Only

£12,739.07 - £13,459.50 (Dependent on qualifications and experience)

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic individual for a Teaching Assistant position for a Independent Residential Children's School set in a large site in the Stourbridge area.

The service provides innovative and experiential education, who follow the Steiner approach, supporting young people aged between 6 - 19 with complex learning needs including autism and PDA (pathological demand avoidance).

Job Description


Vetro Recruitment are working in partnership with the school to recruit to a number of care Teaching Assistants to join their passionate and inspirational team.

Location: Stourbridge / Clent

Salary: £ £12,739.07 - £13,459.50 (Dependent on qualifications and experience)

Hours: 35 hours per week. Term time only

Shift pattern: 8:30am - 3:30pm

The Person

As a Teaching Assistant you will be expected to work the classroom to support the children & young people in all aspects of their daily lives. You will be expected to carry out certain personal care duties.

The successful candidates will be:

  • Patient, inspiring, caring and child-centred nature
  • A strong team player, confident and motivated
  • Resilient, able to work proactively with challenging behaviour
  • Excellent observational skills
  • Problem solving and the ability to think creativity
  • Willing and able to provide personal care to individuals
  • This job requires individuals who value diversity, health and safety and are committed to safe working practices

The Benefits

  • Opportunities for overtime
  • Free car parking
  • Excellent induction, training and development programme
  • Discounted Health Cash Plan
  • Access to childcare vouchers
  • Access to a 24-hour Employee Assistance counselling programme
  • Career progression opportunities

If you have always wanted a job as a Teaching Assistant but have never had the opportunity due to lack of experience or qualifications, this could be the job you have been waiting for.

If you are already in a teaching assistant job and are looking to for a new challenge, this role could offer your career the stepping stone to new opportunities working alongside care professional, education teams, psychology, therapies such as occupational therapy, healthcare, family and transition services.

Referral Bonus

At Vetro Recruitment we recognise that exceptional people always know other exceptional people, so why not earn £50 to £250 for referring them to Vetro Recruitment.

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 25 years experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our 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 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 merits alone.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £12,739.07 - £13,459.50