SEN Teaching Assistant
SEN Teaching Assistant needed as soon as possible offering £15,500 - £16,500 per annum in the Tewkesbury area
Your new school
We are looking for an experienced teaching assistant to work as a SEN specialist at a successful school in Tewkesbury who have an excellent track record for supporting pupils with additional needs. This school have a full-time job available to start immediately working directly with the Inclusion Team helping promote independent learning and positive behaviour. The school work hard to support their students with additional needs and SEN reach their full potential and this role will be contributing to that aim.
Your new role
This is a full-time teaching assistant role, term time only, reporting into the Head of Inclusion. You will be required to provide support to pupils with SEN and additional needs including Autism and dyslexia. You will be working in with them to make the curriculum accessible and helping their progress. You will be doing a combination of small group work and one to one both in withdrawal sessions and in academic lessons.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be able to demonstrate you have previous experience in a similar SEN teaching assistant role within the last two years and be able to confidently support students with special educational needs. You will need to be flexible and proactive be able to work collaboratively with other staff and parents. You will ideally be educated to degree level but candidates with experience and a relevant NVQ Level 3 will be considered.
What you'll get in return
This school offer excellent links to teacher training opportunities for candidates considering further qualifications, and ongoing training and opportunities for all. Behaviour is good in the school and students are bright and keen to learn. Staff are helpful and friendly, and all staff are made to feel welcome and part of the team. Hays Education will provide you with ongoing career advice and support, and access to numerous temporary and permanent opportunities in our partner schools in your area. Whether you are returning to work following leave, looking for your first role after university or simply a new challenge we can help.
What you need to do now
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