SEN Teaching Assistant

Randstad Education Limited
Pontefract, UK
05 Oct 2019
23 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have experience working with children or adults with Autism? Are you keen and passionate to help others? Do you want to embark on a rewarding career in education? Wonderful! We want to speak with you about a brilliant opportunity!

A leading, well established Autism Specialist Unit in Pontefract is looking to appoint an autism specialist on a long term contract basis (with potential to extend), to provide essential and life changing support to their pupils with learning difficulties. The successful applicant will have experience within SEND settings or specifically with individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis. This is a rewarding and fulfilling opportunity to make a difference in these children's lives through an understanding and caring approach to education with a specialist focus. The successful applicant will be required to support children with complex needs, both in the classroom and throughout their school day to effectively engage them with their work and learning.

Benefits of working with the school:
On site parking
Near public transport links
Training opportunities
Top of the range equipment and technology
Brilliant career progression opportunities
Holistic and inclusive approach to teaching
Supportive management

Benefits of working with Randstad:
Dedicated SEND Consultants with experience working in SEN education
24/7 on-call service
Free career advice
Support and guidance throughout your role
Market advice
Job matching based on your preferences
Advice and feedback on your current CV
Multiple training opportunities e.g. team teach, safeguarding etc

The role will include:
To plan, prepare and deliver engaging lessons
Assist children in class to make sure they are on track
Liaise with support staff to ensure smooth running of class
To support the general wellbeing of the students
To monitor and evaluate learners learning
Enable learners to access the curriculum through a variety of techniques
Fully utilise Teaching Assistant with the classroom to support aspects of teaching and behaviour management

Experience with SEND or ASD is essential
To be able to work with learners with various learning difficulties
A desire to encourage children to succeed
A caring, patient and calm personality
Have an understanding of children with special needs
Be flexible in approach to education

Are these the skills you can bring? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then please apply now!

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.

Randstad Education has an array of positions in the West Yorkshire area. If this is of interest to you then call the Leeds branch today on .

Similar jobs

Similar jobs