sen teaching assistant in brighton

03 August 2018
sarah elmasry, randstad education
job type
£ 14,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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brighton, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 14,000 - £ 15,000 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
sarah elmasry, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Are you looking for work in an SEN school?
Are you experienced in working with children who have social, emotional and mental health difficulties?
Are you resilient and looking for a role that will challenge you?

A specialised school in the Brighton area is looking for a teaching assistant to join their thriving and exciting setting.
You will be working with students aged 11- 16 years old. Your role would be to mentor and support students who have a range of social and emotional difficulties. The role requires someone who is resilient and is able to positively make a difference to student's lives.

Benefits for working with Randstad:

Discount app for 100+ venues

Day to day and permanent roles available
Out of office hours
Refer a friend scheme
CV and Interview preparation
1:1 SEND specialised consultant

Benefits for working with the school:
In school promotions
Training and CPD for all staff
Eligibility for school benefits and schemes
Paid holiday
On site parking

Your responsibilities will include:
Support the pastoral needs of the learners
Be an active part in setting the learning environment
Assist students during class making sure they are on track
Liaise with class teacher to ensure a smooth running class
Supporting learners on a 1:1 base and part of a small group in a range of activities through out the day

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and capabilities:
Be flexible in their approach to education
Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners
The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team
Have an understanding of the students with emotional needs
Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties
Be confident to support the lead in groups, in different educational subjects

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

For more information about this role contact Sarah Elmasry by emailing for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in West Sussex, East Sussex and the Brighton and Hove as well the Essex area 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,experience with learning difficulties,experience with social emotional mental health