1:1 Teaching Assistant - Primary School in Chelmsford

Chelmsford, Essex
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant - Chelmsford

Are you a Psychology Graduate? Do you want to gain experience working in a school environment before studying for a Masters degree?

Perhaps you are passionate about education and want to gain experience as a SEN Teaching Assistant before applying for Teacher Training or embarking upon a career as an Educational Psychologist?

If so, this opportunity could be ideal for you. Working as a SEN Teaching Assistant, this role will see you working on a one-to-one basis and small group basis supporting pupils with ASD, ADHD and Speech and Language difficulties. You will be working predominantly in Key Stage 1 but on occasions will be required to support KS2 pupils.

***SEN Teaching Assistant at a fully inclusive primary school in Chelmsford
***SEN Teaching Assistant position available September 2017
***Long Term/Interim, Full-Time SEN Teaching Assistant post
***£60 - £70 per day for the SEN Teaching Assistant
***Suitable for a Psychology graduate
***Fantastic chance to gain valuable classroom experience within the classroom

SEN Teaching Assistant Specification

This vacancy is designed for an ambitious Psychology student that can work enthusiastically within the classroom. The SEN Teaching Assistant will want to use this experience as a spring board to either go in to teaching or study for their Masters. As with all roles within a classroom, you need to have a positive outlook and a real passion for education! You will need to remain calm and consistent even in challenging situations.

About the SEN Teaching Assistant Role

As a SEN Teaching Assistant you will be supporting learning with students that are on the ASD spectrum and pupils who have ADHD. You will developing and implementing strategies to help the pupil to make progress. The school is passionate about SEN and they see this role as vital to the well being and development of students. No day is ever the same for a SEN Teaching Assistant and you will be well supported throughout your time at the school.

About the School

Found in Chelmsford, this school has a higher than average number of pupils with SEND requirements are in attendance at this school, and their parents are in full support of the outstanding education they receive. This school operates under an inclusive philosophy, where ethos of respect are promoted and the diversity of the pupils is celebrated. On offer to the right candidate is the opportunity to learn from experienced classroom teachers who will welcome the chance to inspire a future teacher.

If you feel you would flourish as a SEN Teaching Assistant in this modern primary school in Chelmsford then get your application in today! Click 'Apply Now' to send your CV to Matt Burgum at Edustaff today!