SEN Teaching Assistant

Randstad Education Limited
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Teaching Assistant SEND £12-15K Cranleigh
Start Date: 15th May 2017

Are you looking to make a lasting impact on the lives of young individuals? Do you want to help to help students reach their full learning capacity? Students with SEND needs are the most exciting learners to work with. They are also the students that you can have the most lasting effect on. When working in a SEND setting you will always have job satisfaction and have many exciting challenges.

The school caters for a range of children with complex learning needs including social, emotional and mental health. Students may be on the Autistic spectrum, have ADHD or have a physical disability; whatever the student may have they are always treated as an individual. This allows the schools curriculum to be fluid and tailored to the students in or outside of the classroom. The school is well established and located in the lovely village of Cranleigh. The team is highly skilled and dedicated to making a difference to the lives of their students. The school is commiteed to supporting the students and their families. The school will also provide learners with every opportunity to achieve qualifications.

In this role as a Teaching support assistant you will be:-
> Dedicated to helping students progress to their full potential
> Working with students in small groups and on a 1:1 basis.
> Working as a team to support the needs of the students and the school.
> Supporting learning in literacy and numeracy.
> Using your skills, interests and personality to engage and work with learners.

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:-
> Experience of working with young people.
> Be able to work with learners that have a range of personalities.
> Have an understanding of the learning difficulties and associated conditions.
> Be confident to support groups of students in an alternative educational provision.
> The ability to work as an individual and under pressure.
> Competent literacy, numeracy and ICT skills.
> Own transport to access the aschool site

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.

We also require Teachers and Teaching Assistants urgently for a variety of short and long term contracts across Sussex.

Randstad is the prefered partner for many schools across the Sussex and Surrey area, if this role is not for you please contact the team who will be able to assist you in finding the ideal role in education..

Randstad education has been working with SEND schools and units for the past 22 years in this area. If this vacancy is not for you, please do not hesitate to contact the office to discuss further opportunities with Matt Godwin or Simon Strange our SEND Consultants.