SEN TA – Randstad Education – Blackpool

Randstad Education

Are you a experienced SEN assistant looking for a new role in a new environment? Perhaps a individual with a background in SEN or care who has a transferable skill set? Do you have experience with varied needs, physical, emotional and cognitive? Do you have the patience and time to support these children in their development? If so, then you are the correct candidate for this position!

I am currently recruiting for a client based in Blackpool who are in need of a qualified SEN/SEND TA who can support in their specialist unit. The facilities are modern, bright and include an out door playground, artificial grass and calm area to promote tranquillity. The unit is based within the school and incorporates the children into the main site as much as possible, they are hoping to achieve full integration by the close of next academic year. Given the needs of the pupils in this unit you must have experience with ADHD/Autism and cognitive delay or non verbal children.

Currently they require a qualified SEN TA to support from February 2023. This role will require the support of a TA five days a week Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:30-3:30pm. This position will run until April, but based on the success of the support this role may extend until July 2023.

Please email or submit your CV for your interest or more information.


Preparation of resources and activities for whole class, small group and 1:1 support.

Collaborate with classroom teacher to organise appropriate activities.

Incorportate the child's likes in classroom actitivies.

Liaise with other professionals such as the SENCO, Teacher, class TA's and specialist support staff.

Be aware of the child's care plan, triggers and prior support.

Monitor and track the development of pupils, supporting their personal development and confidence.

Essential requirements

Experience of working with young people.

Experience within SEN/ SEND.

Good class management skills.

Be comfortable and confident in managing challenging behaviours.

Ability to engage with, and build rapport with young people.

Be creative, proactive and flexible in their supporting style.

Have experience with SEN or knowledge learning difficulties.

TA qualified.

Associated Benefits

Local parking.

Public Transport near by.

Competitive daily pay rate.

Weekly pay.

Support from an exciting network of Primary Schools.

Access to free CPD.

Support from your dedicated consultant who specialises in Primary Education.

CV and application support.


Refer a friend Scheme with a reward of £300 love 3 shop vouchers.

Randstad is committed to the safety of young children; therefore all posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Apply today to start your career in teaching with the support of Randstad Education and the Primary Schools. We are able to provide you with a network of opportunities in the local Primary Schools and access to CPD events.

Please contact Kara via email to discuss opportunities.

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