sen teaching assistant

Recruiter
Think Teach
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Do you have what it takes to become a SEN teaching assistant? Are you an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant that has a keen interest to work with children with varied difficulties and needs on a 1:1 basis? Would you describe yourself as having good interpersonal and communication skills? Or maybe you are a graduate with an interest to work in SEN? If you answered yes to the above then this SEN Teaching Assistant role is for you!

** IMMEDIATE START

** SEN EXPERIENCE ESSENTIAL

** 1:1 TEACHING ASSISTANT ROLE

** LONG-TERM, FULL-TIME

** EXCELLENT BENEFITS AND SUPPORT

** LEWISHAM

** £60 - £65

My client is looking for a well driven, organised and passionate SEN teaching assistant to join their ever-expanding team. You will be part of an amazing primary school with a supportive and friendly staff team and leadership team that will be there to aid you to achieve the highest level of teaching possible.

This school aims to develop a strong sense of self and build pupils’ confidence, allowing them to be independent global citizens who develop life skills and achieve their full potential. They provide a safe and caring environment where children flourish and have the opportunity to build positive relationships, make reputable choices and be inspired to become life-long learners. They have a good Ofsted report and outstanding routes for progression for all staff members.

Duties include:

·Liaising with class teacher, SENCO and other professionals about Pathway Plans and Education Health and Care Plans, contributing to the planning and delivery as appropriate

·Providing additional nurture to individuals when requested by the class teacher or SENCO

·Consistently and effectively implementing agreed behaviour management strategies

·Helping to make appropriate resources to support the pupil

·To establish supportive relationships with the pupil concerned

·To promote the acceptance and inclusion of the pupil with SEN, encouraging pupils to interact with each other in an appropriate and acceptable manner

·Monitor the pupil’s response to the learning activities and, where appropriate, modify or adapt the activities as agreed with the teacher to achieve the intended learning outcomes.

·To give positive encouragement, feedback and praise to reinforce and sustain the pupil’s efforts and develop self-reliance and self-esteem.

·To mark pupils’ work under the direction of the class teacher

·To support the pupil in developing social skills both in and out of the Classroom

If this role suits you then we will be very happy to help you out and get a trial day if you are short listed!

Get applying today and we will respond within 24 hours or less!


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