SEN Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Bolton
Posted
03 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SEN Teaching Assistant required

Are you caring, positive and flexible?

Do you want to work as part of a team?

Empowering Learning are currently recruiting for a SEN Teaching Assistant to work in a mixed secondary school for students with special needs in Bolton. The school is for children aged 11- 18 who have a range of learning difficulties and additional needs. The School has small classes and provides a tailored learning approach to support students through individual targets to encourage, reach and realise their full potential.

Experience in the following areas would be an advantage but not essential:

Previous SEN Teaching Assistant experience working in a classroom environment.

Experience working with children or young adults with complex needs.

Team Teach qualified (training can be provided)

Your day-to-day duties as a SEN Teaching Assistant could include:

* Supporting students on and off school transport

* Getting the classroom ready for lessons

* Helping teachers plan lessons and prepare teaching materials

* Helping teachers manage classroom behaviour

* Supervising group and 1:1 activities

* Supporting children with their own individual learning and targets

The Successful applicant for the role of SEN Teaching Assistant will be supporting teaching and learning across the school, providing general support in the management of pupils, as directed by the class teacher for students age 11 – 18. You must be able to promote and maintain a culture of high expectations for self and others and have the enthusiasm and energy required to help students achieve their full potential. In return you will receive continuous CPD, team teach training, support from an experience staff team, opportunity to further your career and the ability to work in an environment where every day is different.

Empowering Learning is a teacher training and placement consultancy who specialise in the training and placement of both overseas and UK trained teachers. We have ex Ofsted Inspectors, QTS Specialists and ex Leadership Teachers working in the office to support all our staff throughout their journey. Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service

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