Job ID 1119311
Career Level Manager
Location: Kingston upon Thames
Role : SEN Teaching Assistant
Start Date : Immediate start
Contract type : Full time , Temporary to Permanent
School Hours : 8.30am -4.00pm
We are looking for experienced Primary and Secondary SEN Teaching Assistants, to support children. You must have a solid understanding of SEN, mainly Autism and SEMH, as you will be working 1:1 and occasionally taking small groups. This is a great opportunity for you to develop your knowledge and skills in a particular area of SEN. There will be ongoing support for your professional development, and you will join a supportive team in a school in the Kingston upon Thames area.
Primary/Secondary SEN Teaching Assistant Specification:
A solid SEN background – Autism and SEMH experience
Seeking someone who is creative, proactive , resilient and can get the best out of the pupils
Previous experience working with Primary and Secondary children will be essential
The successful candidate will have experience of supporting Primary and Secondary pupils on both a 1:1 basis, as well as supporting in small groups
You will be willing to work as part of a team and be flexible, to support the needs of the pupils
The successful candidate will be able to put the needs of the children at the forefront of what they do , taking into consideration any pupils in the classroom with special educational needs
Able to travel daily to Kingston upon Thames
Benefits of working in this role :
The opportunity for a permanent contract from September 2023
Competitive daily rate up to £100 per day
The opportunity to work and learn in Ofsted rated ‘Good’ schools
An interview with the Head Teacher will be part of the selection process – you will be assessed on the following: relevant Primary and Secondary experience , knowledge of Safeguarding policies, competency and situational based questions in a Primary and Secondary context . If successful at interview , this will then be followed by a trial day working with the children to assess suitability in the post.
Please be advised that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection and that successful applicants must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS on the update service.
For more information or to register your interest in ‘SEN Teaching Assistant’ role, or to be considered, please click ‘apply now’ to submit your full and up-to-date CV, and Alex Harland will be in touch