SEN Teaching Assistant

Randstad Education Limited
Haywards Heath
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Teaching Assistant SEND 13-18K Haywards Heath
Start Date: September 2017

Do you want to be a part of a vibrant and fast pace environment? Have you got the skills to interact with students that have SEND needs? Do you want to help with students that will transition from primary to secondary? Can you help the learners to access the curriculum?

Within the heart of Mid Sussex the school is set in its own beautiful grounds. The residential special school caters for learners with a range of learning needs and has a fully enhanced curriculum. The aim of the school is to help the individuals? access and progress with their independence. The school provides fantastic holistic approach to education encompassing teaching and learning with therapy input. The school would like to find candidates that are willing to make a difference and can engage learners across the curriculum. The ideal individual will also be able to support learners with pastoral needs.

You will benefit from:-
> Supportive management team
> On site training
> Career experience and development
> Prospects of permenant position
> Good rates of pay
> Free daily meals

In this role as a Teaching Assistant you will be:-
> Support students with educational and pastoral needs.
> Using your interests to engage learners in learning.
> Supporting learners within small groups and on a 1:1 basis.
> Supporting learning in literacy and numeracy.
> Track progress and highlight areas of development.
> Develop student?s communication skills.
> A part of the creative and exciting learning environment.

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 complex learning difficulties 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.
> Strong literacy, numeracy.

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.

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.