sen teaching assistant in brighton

24 May 2018
sarah elmasry, randstad education
job type
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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brighton, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
sarah elmasry, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Would you like to know that you played a part in helping a child take their place in society?
Are you that person who will change a child's life?
Would you like to be part of a team whose priority is producing students who are comfortable in their own skin?

Then this could be the role for you.
This specialised school occupies a site on the edge of the South Downs with breath taking views over the sea and Shoreham Harbour. The school is a 15 minute walk from the train station.
The role of an SEN teaching assistant is vital in this school and requires a high level of patience, flexibility and the ability to deal with challenges or work under pressure. The children (aged 4 to 16 years) are on the Autistic spectrum which does come with challenges as well as strengths.

Benefits for working with Randstad:
24/7 on call service
A dedicated SEND consultant
Consultants who have strong market knowledge
Flexibility of hours and work patterns

School Benefits:
Located 15 mins away from station
On-site parking
Further opportunities for progression
Free school meals

Your responsibilities will include:
Supporting students during lessons
Liaise with teacher to make sure lessons runs smoothly
Work in small groups for a more focused approach
Ensure students engage in learning and stay on task during the lesson or activity

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
A strong regard for pupil safety and well-being
A professional attitude to your work
The ability to motivate inspire and build rapport
A positive approach to working with children
An understanding of Autism and tolerance of the challenges that will occur

Do you feel that this is a rewarding role for you? Then apply ASAP.

For more information about this role contact Sarah Elmasry on 01293-527416 or email for a chat about the role.

Further more, we have an array of positions in West Sussex, East Sussex and Brighton and Hove 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.


experience with autism spectrum disorders