Special Needs Teaching Assistant – Flexible Supply Opportunities

Daily supply/ Short Term/ Long Term

January 2023 – New Opportunities!

Career Teachers Southampton are currently looking for SEN teaching assistants with a passion for education and the ability to assist the teacher with engaging lessons. You will need to be flexible and able to adapt to new environments, as well as being able to build positive relationships with pupils and staff in a short space of time to cater for all pupils or students individual SEN needs.

If that sounds like you – get in touch today!

To apply, you will need:

  • Experience supporting SEN in a mainstream school or in a SEN school setting or transferrable profession such as care
  • Ability to support the teacher in delivering engaging lessons and supporting children’s individual needs
  • Strong behaviour management skills
  • Good knowledge of the national curriculum.

In return, we can offer:

  • Your own dedicated consultant
  • Flexibility around work patterns – daily and long term work available as an SEN teaching assistant
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • £100 refer a friend scheme – Get in touch for further details
  • Automated time sheets completed by the school

If you are interested in a role in education but have not worked within a school setting please do get in touch still – some roles that we have currently have do not require certain experience, if you have a great personality and willingness to learn ourselves and schools are here to support to and help you with your next career.

To take full advantage of this opportunity please forward your CV to becky.dorey@careerteachers.co.uk

or call the office on: 01329 552797 for more information.

Career Teachers are working with several schools in the Southampton, Portsmouth and Hampshire areas. We host a range of opportunities in the areas. In addition to top rates of pay, and a commitment to your professional development we can offer you a pension contribution scheme and a dedicated consultant to support you every step of the way. Please visit our website www.careerteachers.co.uk

Career Teachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment and meet Safer Recruitment standards.


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice : In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.