• SEN – Autism
  • SEN – SLD
  • SEND
  • Birmingham
  • Job Area: Great Barr

Are you passionate about working with children and young individuals with complex needs? Zest Education is thrilled to announce a new opportunity for a full-time teaching assistant position in the Great Barr area. As a leading education recruitment agency, we are dedicated to finding exceptional individuals who can make a positive impact on students’ lives. This position starts in March and is a permanent position.

At the heart of the community, this school focuses on supporting and nurturing young individuals between the ages of 3 to 18 who face severe learning disabilities (SLD). We believe in the importance of providing the best educational outcomes for these children, and we are seeking a candidate who shares this vision.

The ideal candidate for this position will have experience working with children and young individuals with complex needs. They will be confident in their ability to work with students of all ages, from young children to teenagers. By providing essential life skills, they will help foster independence, improve communication, and enhance social abilities.


– Assisting the classroom teacher in delivering engaging and inclusive lessons.
– Providing one-on-one support to students with complex needs, as well as working with small groups.
– Monitoring and documenting student progress, ensuring effective communication with families.
– Implementing a dynamic and personalized curriculum that focuses on essential life skills development.

If you are a dedicated and compassionate individual who wants to make a difference in the lives of young individuals with complex needs, we would love to hear from you. Join our team at Zest Education and be part of a supportive and rewarding environment.

To apply for this position or learn more about Zest Education, please visit our website at www.zesteducation.co.uk. We look forward to receiving your application and discussing further how you can contribute to our school community in Great Barr.

The rate of pay for this role would be between £72 -£85 per day depending on experience and references.

If you are interested in this temporary position or want to find out more, email Anthony Smith on Anthony@zesteducation.co.uk or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years, teaching within a school teaching the British Curriculum).

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