Are you a compassionate and patient person?
Do you enjoy working with SEN children and making a difference to their lives?
Can you provide a safe and positive school experience for students with Social, Emotional and Mental health needs?
A lovely specialist school near Redhill is looking for an experienced and compassionate Teaching Assistant to support girls with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs and associated learning difficulties. You will be joining a very supportive team whose aim is to provide the best educational, care and transition pathways for children and young people from ages 11-18.
Your responsibilities include:
Assist students during class making sure they are on track.
Liaise with the class teacher to ensure a smooth running class.
Supervision of children during their playtimes/lunch breaks.
Enabling learners to access the curriculum.
Support the pastoral needs of the learners.
Be an active part in setting the learning environment.
Supporting learners on a 1:1 base and part of a small group in a range of activities throughout the day
Using your interests to engage learners in learning.
The ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties.
Have an understanding of the students with emotional needs.
Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners.
Be confident to support the lead in groups, in different educational subjects.
The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team.
Be flexible in their approach to education.
The benefits of this role are:
- Working with children and seeing their ongoing development.
- Opportunities for CPD
- On-site parking
- Team Teach training available (free of charge)
Do you feel that you have the skills and patients for this role? Would you like to start or develop your experience in the SEN field? Then this is definitely the role for you.
Since this role is a September start we would be able to book an interview during the holidays (August) to ensure a quick start.
For more information about this role contact Emily Stokes on 01293-527416 or email for a chat about the role.
Furthermore, we have an array of positions in West Sussex which may also be of interest to you.
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.
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