SEN Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Randstad Education Limited
Location
Bath, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1233922914
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
If you aspire to support children with complex needs to achieve their potential, a career within the special educational needs sector would suit you.

Working as a special educational needs (SEN) teaching assistant you will be working with children and young people who need extra support, or require a tailored programme of learning in order to reach their full educational potential.

As a supply SEN teaching assistant, you will be working within a specialist school in Bath which carters for over 200 students. You may work with individuals who have physical disabilities, sensory impairments (i.e. hearing or visual), speech and language difficulties, learning difficulties such as dyslexia, conditions such as autism, social, emotional and mental health needs, or have a combination of these difficulties.

This is an excellent opportunity for those considering a career within the educational sector, either as a teacher, music therapist, educational psychologist or speech and language therapist.
We are looking for people with a genuine passion for supporting students with SEN. You will need to be able to identify individual needs and be responsible for creating a safe, stimulating and supportive learning environment.

We are looking for candidates with
  • Experience of working with children, ideally with additional needs
  • Availability 5 days per week
  • A positive and compassionate attitude
  • A genuine passion for working with students to help them overcome barriers to learning


We are able to offer
  • Experience within a variety of mainstream and SEN settings
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Access to free CPD and training resources
  • Experience within setting that will help further progress your career within the education sector
  • Opportunity to apply for permanent positions

This is initially a supply role, but there is the potential for the role to be permanent or to cover several or all of the terms throughout the academic year

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