sen teaching assistant in burgess hill

24 May 2018
sarah elmasry, randstad education
job type
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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burgess hill, 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

Do you have experience working with early years children in an Autistic setting?
Do you have the patience and resilience to work in a very lively setting?
Do you have an understanding of the difficulties and strengths that come with Autism?

A specialised school in Burgess Hill for learners between the ages of 5 and 15 years is looking for a special needs teaching assistant to support the needs of their learners. The majority of students are on the Autistic spectrum and have social and emotional difficulties which do come with challenges as well as strengths.

Your role as an SEN teaching assistant will be to support and guide the students through their school day making sure they have a fun, safe and educational experience because no day will be the same!

Benefits for working with Randstad:
Out of office service 24/7
E- Learning for CPD
Team teach training available
Dedicated consultant through out your journey
Flexibility of work patterns that work around you.

School Benefits:
Access to all school facilities
Easy access to public transport
On-site parking
CPD opportunities available for all staff

Your responsibilities will include:
Ability to work in small groups or 1:1
Liaise with teacher to ensure smooth running of class
Supporting the teacher with daily lessons
Support teacher with planning to enable your work with small groups
Supporting learners in accessing the curriculum

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
Ability to be flexible
Good numeracy and literacy skills
Ability to deal with challenging learners
An understanding of different special needs and associated challenges
Ability to create a positive and safe environment which promotes the learners education

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

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

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