SEN Teaching Assistant Job, Full Time and Part Time roles
Your new company
Hays are working with a local within the local community who specialises with children on the Autism Spectrum and Complex Behavioural Needs. The school aims to give every student the opportunity to build self-esteem, and self-awareness, and to take ownership of their learning and independent learning skills. Students can gain accredited qualifications and acquire the necessary social skills to integrate with society. The school has a vast amount of land available for the students to express themselves when needed.
Your new role
Your will be working in both a 1:1 capacity as well within the class room, with classes of up to 6. You may be required to Team Teach therefore experience within this would be ideal. You will be expected to adapt and tailor lessons to students with different educational needs and backgrounds when there is the absence of the Teacher. You will also need to help manage the behaviour of the pupils as well as run breakout sessions when needed. Furthermore, you will liaise with colleagues and peers to receive and deliver instructions and provide feedback.
What you'll need to succeed
It is essential that you have SEN experience and you can back it up with examples and references. Passion for the role is vital and a desire to improve education and develop students learning will make you the ideal candidate for this role. Experience of Team Teaching would be ideal and managing behaviour is essential. You are there to help drive these student's performance and support them in gaining the life skills needed to integrate into society. Your role may include outside activities inclusive of Sport and Horticulture. Drive and determination is needed in a demanding position where your hard work will provide benefits far beyond salary.
What you'll get in return
You will have the opportunity to work in a high achieving school, within a strong staff team. Throughout you will be supported by a specialist education consultant and offered free up to date professional development. If you know of other education professionals looking for work, you can also receive £250 worth of vouchers every time you recommend a colleague or friend to Hays Education.* *Terms and Conditions apply.*
What you need to do now
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