Location: Bolton Discipline: SEND
Job Type: Full Time, Long Term, Part Time Salary: £85-£90 per day
Contact: Adam Hughes Contact Email: adam@ysaeducation.co.uk
Contact Phone: 02475900000 Job Reference: PS0089

Children’s Support Worker 1:1

Temp to Perm


YSA Education are currently looking for Residential Support Workers, looking for a new role as a SEN Teaching Assistant to work within a school educational environment across Bolton.

YSA Education are working with an outstanding SEN School in Bolton who are looking for x3 support workers to join their team. The role is to start ASAP and an opportunity to go permanent after 20 weeks.

We are currently looking for passionate, resilient and understanding care workers looking to transition into working within educational settings and make a difference in the care that young people receive and help raise attainment. Your role as a SEN Teaching Assistant would be to work 1:1  or in small groups to support the pupils across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 on  a full-time, long-term basis alongside the Teacher. Pupils at this school will require medical assistance and personal care. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of others.

Role Requirements:

  • A nurturing individual with a passion for working with children looking to transition to working within a school environment.
  • Ability to work as part of a team, alongside teaching staff.
  • Prior experience of working with individuals with medical/emotional and/or challenging behaviour.
  • Able to use their initiative to support learning.
  • Comfortable with personal care.
  • Phonic or PECs training would be advantageous.


  • Typical full-time school hours (08:30am-3:30pm)
  • Long-term until the end of the academic year to permanent roles.
  • £85-£90 per day.
  • DBS refund.


  • DBS on the update service or willing to get one.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK.
  • Experience working within a residential care setting. SEMH/PMLD/personal care.

The suitable applicants must have experience or willing to gain experience within special needs. Support will be provided for any individual with care background looking to transition into a role within a school as a teaching assistant. To apply, send your CV to adam@ysaeducation.co.uk to be considered for these roles.

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