Job Description

Smile Education are supporting an SEN specialist Prmary school based in tamworth on their search for an experienced and passionate SEND Teaching Assistant.

About the School:

The school strives relentlessly to raise aspirations and attainment by providing high quality teaching and learning in a safe a secure environment in which the pupils’ welfare is paramount and where everyone is valued equally.  The school promotes, encourages, supports and celebrates learning.

School Overview:

The setting provides education for pupils with an Education, Health, and Care Plan (EHCP). Catering to students in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 they ensure a safe and secure environment where every individual is supported and encouraged to achieve their potential.

Position Overview:

The school are seeking dedicated Education Support Staff to join their team, supporting students with a wide range of needs. Pupils within the school exhibit diverse abilities, with some experiencing learning difficulties and/or delays in their learning.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide support to students in various educational settings.
  • Assist in implementing personalised learning plans as per EHCP requirements.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers and staff to ensure students' needs are met effectively.
  • A passion for supporting students with diverse needs.
  • Ability to adapt to varying learning requirements and abilities.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Previous experience in an educational setting would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Hold a minimum of a level 2 in Health and School Care or equivalent.
How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role to Smile Education.


We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.