Complex Needs Teaching Assistant

  • SectorSEND
  • LocationLiverpool, Merseyside, Runcorn, Warrington
  • Contract TypeContract, Full-time
  • Salary£60 - £65 per day / daily
  • Date Posted16 November 2020
  • ReferenceComplex Needs Teaching Assistant

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Job Description

The Education Specialists

Do you enjoy joining an active school community?

Can you provide personal care to vulnerable students?

About the school;

The Education Specialists are recruiting for a “Good” SEND Primary School based in Liverpool. This is a popular choice of school with parents saying that they “ cannot praise the school enough”. This school offers so much more than its broad curriculum, it has a focus on employability that meets the individual needs in achieving success after students have left school. If successful you will be joining a thriving school community that has adapted well to the new restrictions school are working under. The school hosts virtual class disco’s and is planning a virtual Christmas Fayre, so the students are looking for someone creative and fun to help them enjoy their time at school.

About the role;

The school is currently in need of a number of Complex Needs Teaching Assistants who have experience of supporting students with Complex needs. The right Teaching Assistant will be comfortable working across Key Stage 3 and 4. Many of the students at this school have medical needs and require personal care due to their needs. Manual Handling (personal care) experience is essential, it could be you have this from another industry such as care work, the school will provide training onsite.

The role is for an immediate start and is full-time Monday to Friday term-time only.

What The Education Specialists need from you;

  • Experience of supporting SEND students in a school setting
  • Sense of humour and fun, professionalism and a good sickness record
  • Experience of providing personal care
  • An enhanced DBS on the update service or a willingly to obtain one through ourselves

What The Education Specialists can offer you;

  • A dedicated recruitment consultant and a 24hr on call service
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • CPD Training including; SEN Awareness & Team Teach
  • Pension Scheme
  • Interview preparation and CV support


If you are interested in this position, please send your most up to date CV or call the SEND Team to discuss on 0151 480 8818.

TES are currently working on a number of vacancies, so even if this one doesn’t fit your exact requirements, we may have something more suitable for you. Please send through your CV or give us a call so we can discuss other opportunities.

  • All applicant are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas police check (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy.
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained.
  • You must have a legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to have a video interview and complete the online screening process

The Education Specialists work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. The Education Specialists is an equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.

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