Key Stage 2 SEN Teaching Assistant -Wokingham,BerkshireMainstream Primary School - Needed ASAP! Are you seeking an opportunity to support young and vulnerable children?
A friendly school located in Wokingham is currently Recruiting an SEN Teaching Assistant to support children within KS2 suffering from mental health & learning disabilities this academic year. The school are prioritising applicants who are enthusiastic, energetic and show a real passion for supporting children. If you volunteered or worked for mental health charities, or have experience working with vulnerable children would be ideal.
The teaching assistant will hold responsibilities of general classroom support, involving helping the class teacher with preparation of lessons as well as delivery and helping children with their learning. The main focus will be numeracy and literacy; however extra-curricular activities will also be a part of the role. The teaching assistant will be working with small groups and also 1:1 with the children for example to help them with their reading. The successful candidate must have a minimum of a C in GCSE Maths and English.
This is perfect opportunity for applicants seeking a career in education!! This is due to the candidate having a hands on experience over a full academic year supporting children who suffer from mental health issues. As a SEN Teaching Assistant you will be provding the children in both academic andmotional support. Graduate who have future aspiration for a career in Psychology or counselling should view this as a great way to build their portfolio
What we are looking for:
- Be committed to making a positive impact on a child's learning, inclusion and wider development and progress.
- Have excellent interpersonal skills
- Form part of an effective staff team
- Have previous experience of such a role / willingness to develop the necessary skill set through the training provided.
- A supportive professional team
- 1 year contract
- SEN Teaching Assistant Role
- September start
- £65-£80 per day
- Graduates welcomed
- GCSE Grade C and above
- Great platform for aspiring teachers
- Wokingham, Berkshire
- Mainstream School
If you are looking to become a SEN Teaching Assistant and gain invaluable experience in a mainstream school then please submit your updated CV to this advert or email Psychology/Counselling/Criminology/ - Mental Health Teaching Assistant Role - Wokingham- September Date