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Support Assistant
contract type
contract term
Short-term/day-to-day supply, Long-term
from £10 per hour
Apply by
12 May 2022
Job start
Job end

Are you looking for a new rewarding role? Then Vision for Education want to hear from you! We are currently working with a designated SEND School in Durham who are looking for proactive and enthusiastic Support Staff to join their staffing team.

About the role

You will be supporting young people who have special educational needs on a 1:1 and 2:1 basis. Full time hours are Monday-Friday; 8.30-3.30 and part time hours will be working 3 days week (these can be flexible).

About the school

This is a designated SEND School who support both primary and secondary aged students who have Autism and Moderate Learning Disabilities (MLD).


To be considered for the role of Support Assistant you will:
  • Experience of working with children and or young people
  • A passion for education
  • Be resilient
  • Be empathetic towards barriers young people can face
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.


from £10 per hour

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • Relevant experience in the past few years working with children, young people or vulnerable adults

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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