Secondary Teaching Assistant - Redhill/Earlswood Do you have a keen interest in working within the education or mental health sectors?Do you enjoy helping young people thrive and achieve their full potential?Do you feel confident about working with children with challenging behaviour and making their educational experience more comfortable and enjoyable? This small setting provides bespoke support for young girls aged 11-19 whos are unable to manage in mainstream schools, mixed schools or male-dominated Pupil Referral Units or Special Schools. Most students have an Education Health and Care Plan for SEMH, MLD or ASD. Individualised teaching and therapeutic support, along with small class sizes give the young adults the opportunity to work on strategies and focus on their educational needs. The school are looking for someone with experience as an SEN Teaching Assistant, Care/Support Worker or 1:1SEN in a mainstream setting to join their team. Benefits included with the role:-This is a long term temp position with an option to go to permanent role is successful - Supportive and open minded management and staff- Opportunities to choose your career progress- A creative teaching approach- Supported training opportunities-Accessible via public transport-Free parkingThe is a fulltime role and involves:-Building relationships to help pupils feel supported and safe enabling them to enjoy and learn -Promoting and encouraging independence and personal development-Promoting pupils' cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural and physical development-Supporting the Class Teacher in all areas of the day to day running of the class-Being flexible and being able to respond to the varying and changing needs of the school-Some physical intervention may be needed upon occasion, full training on this will be provided. Key Skills and Qualifications:-Eligibility to work in the UK-GCSE 'C' in Maths and English or equivalent-Experience of working in a special school environment is desirable, but not essential-Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant Qualification is desirable, but not essential-Team TEACH Training is desirable, but not essential Benefits for working with Randstad:-Dedicated consultants 24/7 (we are on call) with experience working in the education sector-Continuous support and guidance throughout your whole journey to help you reach your goal-Salary negotiation support-Matching you with the job opportunity that you are looking for-Advice and feedback on your current CV from education professionals If you want to know more about this fabulous opportunity or wish to send us your application then please don't hesitate to apply now!This role is open to receiving applications over the next two weeks. Within a week of the closing date, appropriate applicants will begin a three-stage interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage of the interview process with appropriate school leadership. For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Sara Nogosek on 01293 527416 or email email@example.comIf this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in Sussex and Surrey which may also be of interest to you. If you know someone who would be interested, please pass along their contact details! Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.