SEN Teaching assistant (Immediate Start)

We Are SSG
12 Feb 2019
07 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have experience of working with secondary age pupils?

Do you have a genuine passion for working with young people with SEN needs?

SEN Central are currently recruiting for a school in Sandwell that require an SEN Teaching assistant (classroom based) to work in their school (Monday to Friday 8.30am -3pm) for a minimum length of 12 weeks. You will be required to support secondary pupils with SEN needs . Supporting pupils within the classroom who are age between 11-18 you will work with pupils on both a one to one basis and in small groups.

Our requirements for the role;

We are looking for an SEN Teaching assistant that;

* Has the ability to work with initiative, resourcefulness and passion in order to support pupils and the class teacher

* Able to consistently engage pupils patiently through praise, direction and individual support.

* Able to work 1:1 with pupils

* Is highly motivated, enthusiastic and organised

* Is highly resilient and able to work with pupils with sometimes challenging behaviour.

* Ideally available Monday to Friday (8.30 am-3.30pm) for a minimum of 12 weeks.

* Ideally holds the Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant qualification (or equivalent or working towards Level 3) although we will consider candidates that have relevant classroom experience working within SEN pupils or have other relevant qualifications and experience.

About the Client

Our client is a specialist SEN school in Sandwell that works with pupils who have a range of SEN needs including emotional, social and behavioural difficulties.
The school offers a number of enrichment programmes and activities for pupils. The school is rated 'Good' by ofsted. You will be joining a committed and talented team. Pupils in the school have a range of needs including ASD, complex needs/ behavioural difficulties and have high levels of support.

Benefits of working with SEN Central
* Dedicated consultant who will work with you to achieve your ideal role

* Join an agency where you feel valued, you are not a number, we care about what we do and work hard to find you employment

* Specialist SEN roles in schools, voluntary and independent settings

* Develop yourself with ongoing CPD training including safeguarding training

About SEN Central
SEN Central is a specialist recruitment agency which specialises in SEND staffing for schools. We provide SEND staffing for temporary, long term and permanent positions. Our areas of expertise are; support roles, teachers, specialist roles and leadership. Our service works in partnership with our candidates and clients equally to ensure that you receive the best service levels and experience.

SEN Central Limited is acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that prior to any offer of work all candidates will be subject to full vetting in line with DFE safer recruitment guidelines to confirm your suitability to work with children and young people.

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