SEN Teaching Assistant - Psychology Graduate role (Primary)

11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

SEN Teaching Assistant - Psychology Graduate role (Primary)

Join this amazing mainstream Leeds Primary with high numbers of SEN children in September!

If you a bright Psychology graduate looking school based work, perhaps to help you become an Educational Psychologist, this 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant role could be ideal!

Don't worry if you haven't worked in a school before! As long as you have some experience working with SEN/Autism, this SEN Teaching Assistant role is specifically designed as foundation training in a school setting - so if you have a Psychological background and are passionate about supporting children with Autism this could be for you!

Don't miss your chance to put your theoretical knowledge into practice with this exciting SEN Teaching Assistant role at this lovely primary school in Leeds.

SEN Teaching Assistant post available immediately

  • Leeds Primary School
  • 5 minutes from public transport
  • 1:1 Support for child with Autism
  • Earn up to £300 per week
  • Long Term, Full-Time role
  • Work Monday-Friday
  • Training given!

SEN Teaching Assistant - Psychology Graduate role (Primary)
The perfect person for this role would be a Psychology graduate keen to build their skills before becoming an Educational Psychologist. A passion for supporting children with Autism is a must, as is a friendly personality and heaps of ambition! If you have been volunteering whilst at University then even better, this is your chance to combine your academic knowledge and your passion for special needs.

About the Role - SEN Teaching Assistant
As a SEN Teaching Assistant you will be supporting the learning of a specific Year 1 girl who is on the autistic spectrum. She has responded well for the last year with 1:1 support and the school is keen to keep this progression going. She needs constant attention and you will support her in class and during withdrawal time. You will be a strong-willed person who is looking for a challenge in providing great support in this 1:1 role.

The School
This school is a lovely 2 form entry mainstream primary found in central Leeds and is easily accessible from a wide range of public transport links. The school was recently graded 'Good' but the behaviour of the children is 'Outstanding'. The school is well run and has excellent supportive staff and has built a following from local parents of children with learning barrier as it provides a real opportunity for them to remain in a mainstream setting.

Part of the success of supporting children with additional needs has been appointing talented graduates with a passion for SEN, and this post is available as someone is taking up an

masters degree in September!

If this SEN Teaching Assistant position sounds like the ideal role for you apply now! Send your CV to mark at i-teachers by clicking 'Apply Now'.

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