sebd teaching assistant in bradford

06 November 2018
chloe overduin, randstad education
job type
£ 60 - £ 80 per day, other brilliant benefits
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bradford, yorkshire and the humber
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 60 - £ 80 per day, other brilliant benefits
Non Teaching
reference number
chloe overduin, randstad education
0113 246 2500
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job description

Are you currently looking for work in a Pupil Referral Unit? Do you want to pursue a meaningful career with hard to reach young people? Do you have the skill-set required to get through to children expressing behaviours and learning difficulties? If yes, this may be the role for you!

A well established Pupil Referral Unit in Bradford is seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to start as soon as possible on a part time basis. It is a primary school, accommodating for pupils aged 11-19 with Social Emotional, and Behavioural Difficulties - often accompanied with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities - who struggle to access mainstream education. This is a long term position to cover a staff member on leave. The role will involve supporting the class of children alongside the other teaching assistants and class teacher. This is a wonderful opportunity to work in a progressive school with an ethos of working with the students in a positive and encouraging way to help them achieve to the best of their ability. The successful applicant will have a patient and caring disposition; with the ability to quickly build meaningful relationships with students and their staff team. It is necessary for the successful applicant to have the experience, patience and understanding to deal with students displaying aggression and difficult behaviour.

Benefits of working with the school:
On site parking
Near public transport links
Top of the range equipment and technology
Specialist facilities including
Brilliant career progression opportunities
Holistic and inclusive approach to teaching
Supportive management

Benefits of working with Randstad:
Dedicated SEND Consultants with experience working in SEN education
24/7 on-call service
Free career advice
Support and guidance throughout your role
Market advice
Job matching based on your preferences
Advice and feedback on your current CV
Team teach training

The role will include:
Support the students both in the lesson and during break times
Manage behaviour in line with the schools behaviour policy and positive handling plans
Work proactively with other staff members with the school
Ensure the safeguarding of students at all times
Assist with the KS3 and 4 curriculum learning

Experience of working with young people with SEMH/SEBD/SEND needs
Be comfortable in managing challenging behaviour
Ability to engage with, and build rapport with young people
Be creative, proactive and flexible in their supporting style
To be able to provide a nurturing and caring connection with the vulnerable student
Team teach certification is essential for this role

Are these the skills you can bring? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then please apply now!

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.

Randstad Education has an array of positions in the West Yorkshire area. If this is of interest to you, call the Leeds branch today on 0113 246 2500.


ability to work well under pressure,be a role model,communication,empathy,engaging