Teaching Assistant

Location Dorset
Discipline: Education
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: biren.daiya@blackstone-recruitment.co.uk
Job ref: J5825
Startdate: 01/09/2024

Blackstone Recruitment are working with a provider of education, care and support services for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities who are recruiting for an Teaching Assistant for one of their schools in Dorset.

Please see details below for the full job advert:

Location: Dorset

Hours: 40 hours per week. Term time only

Salary: £20,941.30 - £22,835.30

The role: 

They’re currently looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to join their team.


Successful candidate is likely to demonstrate the following:

  • Working alongside the teaching staff to support learning and provide further explanation to young people where needed.
  • Taking responsibility for Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people at all times
  • Supporting our young people to identify, meet and exceed their Education and Healthcare plan targets.
  • Implementing and supporting positive behaviour throughout the school, adapting own behaviour and responses when required to meet individual needs.
  • Ensuring all accidents, incidents, or health & safety documentation is accurately recorded as per the school’s policies.
  • Assisting our young people in attending a wide range of group activities, ensuring that choices are respected, with appropriate social interactions and friendships encouraged.



  • GCSE English and Maths qualification - minimum grade 4 or equivalent is beneficial.


    What’s in it for you? / Why Should You Apply? 

  • Amazing opportunity to work in a stunning setting with grade 2 listed gardens
  • Being part of a supportive and friendly team
  • Full training and continued support
  • Opportunity to gain qualifications, which will be funded by us!
  • Regular staff wellbeing events
  • Free homemade lunches with a range of options
  • Life assurance and pension
  • Health cash back plan
  • Car lease scheme
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Perk box
  • Free parking

Blackstone Benefits:

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✅Access to exclusive and flexible UK locum and permanent jobs

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✅Informed tailored career advice

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✅Unlimited referral bonus

For further information on this role, please contact Biren Daiya at Blackstone Recruitment on the details provided or APPLY now.