Teaching Assistant

Randstad Education Limited
East Grinstead
11 Feb 2017
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Teaching Assistant SEN
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Full time
Starting asap after February half term

Supporting and helping young learners who have special educational needs within a primary school setting in the East Grinstead area.

Do you feel passionate about helping children with special educational needs? Would you thrive within a vibrant and exciting setting? Do you want to work alongside a highly skilled teaching team? Within this settings you can make such a difference to the children and support them to meet their aims and objectives.

The school is dedicated to supporting children additional needs. There is currently an opportunity to work with learners across key stages 1 + 2). The school is a ?good? school and has a well motivated team. The support you will be providing could be within the class on a 1:1 basis or in small groups. The school has recently under gone investment into its resources and can offer many experiences to its learners.

In this role as a Teaching Assistant you will be:-

> Supporting students with educational and pastoral needs.
> Supporting learners across the curriculum.
> Set targets and track progress and highlight areas of development.
> Develop student?s communication skills.
> Supporting learning in literacy and numeracy.
> Using your interests to engage learners in learning.

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:-

> Be able to work with learners that have learning difficulties.
> Have an understanding of the Autistic spectrum and associated conditions.
> Be confident to support groups of students in different educational subjects.
> The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team.
> Team Teach training preferred but not essential as training can be provided.
> Behaviour management and experience engaging learners.
> Up to date knowledge/experience working with children
> Own transport could be an advantage but not essential

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.

Due to the start date of this vacancy it is important to apply or get in contact today.

If this vacancy is not for you, please do not hesitate to contact the office to discuss further opportunities with our specialist consultants.