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Special Needs Support Worker
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£350 to £400 per week
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23 December 2022
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Vision for Education are recruiting for Special Needs Spport Workers for a variety of SEND schools across our local areas. If you have a passion for making a difference to the lives of others, this is the job for you!

About the role

You will be working alongside and supporting the class teacher to promote learning, engagement and interaction of all students. You will help the teacher to ensure pupils are supported to access the curriculum, you will also assist with the development and implementation of Education Health Care Plans whilst establishing positive and constructive relationships with the pupils. To assist the teacher you will use strategies to support pupil progress, promote good behaviour, and provide detailed feedback of pupil development and achievements.

About the school

We work with a variety of SEND schools in local areas in the North East including North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, Northumberland, Sunderland, Washington and Durham. We offer full time and part time roles during school hours Monday - Friday between 8:30am - 3:30pm. We offer roles in Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Further Education with students aged between 2-19 years. Our schools cater for children with SEND including and not limited to; Autism, ADHD, SEMH, Challenging Behaviour, MLD, SLD, PMLD, Visual and Hearing Impairments, Physical Disabilities and Speech, Language and Communication Needs.


To be considered for the role of Special Needs Support Worker you will:
  • Have a passion for working in education with vulnerable children and getting them engaged in learning.
  • Have a current DBS or be willing to go through the DBS process.
  • Have a passion for working in education with vulnerable children and getting them engaged in learning.
  • A kind, caring and supportive nature.
  • Previous experience of working in school, care or support work settings with SEND children, young people or vulnerable adults.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.


£350 to £400 per week

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • Relevant previous experience

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Natasha Hendy on 0191 229 1386 or email
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