SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 2406SENTATWELLS
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2024
  • Location: Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England
  • Salary: £74.50 to £90.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education & Childcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on a child's educational journey? We are seeking a dedicated 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant to support a Year 2 student with high-level SEN requirements. This rewarding role will require you to use your initiative and varied methods to help improve the student's learning focus. Working 1:1 you'll be working alongside another Teaching Assistant as a jobshare to help this student succeed. You'll adopt a collaborative approach together with discussions to be had for development into a longer-term position to allow consistency for the student.

The ideal 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant will:

  • Provide personalised support to a Year 2 student with high-level SEN requirements in a mainstream school
  • Utilise innovative techniques to engage the student in their learning
  • Monitor and record the student's progress and adapt strategies as needed
  • Collaborate with teachers, teaching assistants and SENCO to implement individualised learning plans

1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant responsibilities:

  • Deliver one-on-one support tailored to the student's specific needs
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment
  • Encourage social interaction and development of life skills
  • Communicate effectively with parents and staff regarding the student's progress

1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant requirements:

  • Experience working with children with autism or other special educational needs
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patience, empathy, and a positive attitude
  • Relevant qualifications or training in special education (desirable but not essential)
  • Minimum GCSE English & Maths in grade C/4 or above

Why work with Three R's Teacher Recruitment:

  • Specialist support in finding the right role for your skills and experience
  • Competitive daily rates and flexible working options
  • Extensive network of schools across Kent
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities

Apply now and send your CV to lucy@3rs-ltd.co.uk or call 0345 130 3338.
For more teaching opportunities or to register your interest in joining Three R's Teacher Recruitment, contact us today at 3rs-ltd.co.uk | lucy@3rs-ltd.co.uk | 0345 130 3338.

Note: Three R's Teacher Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undergo compliance checks. Applicants must be located in Kent and hold the relevant Right to Work in the UK.

Role: 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant
Contract: Temporary with potential for long-term (to discuss September onwards)
Salary: 74.50 - 90 per day
Dates: ASAP
Location: Tunbridge Wells