sen teaching assistant in burgess hill

13 August 2018
emily stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 14,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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burgess hill, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 14,000 - £ 15,000 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
emily stokes, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Are you passionate about working with children and helping to create a personalised pathway for their learning?

Are you an experienced and enthusiastic individual who takes a 'hands on' and creative approach to the learning?

Are you looking for a role that will be both challenging and rewarding?

We are looking for a full-time permanent SEN teaching assistant to work with children aged 2-14. You will need to work closely with the teacher to provide constant and reliable support to students in a group or on a one to one basis, who may often display different reactions to situations. This school in Burgess Hill operates a Special Needs Hub that provides specialist training for staff to support learners with SEN.

Benefits for working with Randstad:
- Dedicated consultant to provide support throughout journey
- Out of office service
- Part-time and full-time roles available
- Career advice and CV editing

School Benefits:
- CPD opportunities available for all staff
- Specialist training with the Meed SEND Alliance programme
- On-site staff parking
- Close to public transport

Your responsibilities will include:
- Provide support for students to enable their access to learning at all times.
- Support the teacher by giving feedback on students' individual learning needs, progress and problems.
- Assist with the planning of activities.
- Encourage students to build social and independent relationships.

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
- Experience of working with children/young adults with special educational needs
- A passion for creating a learning pathway to help children overcome academic barriers
- Resilience to and experience of dealing with challenging behaviour
- The ability to build relationships and relate to children
- A basic understanding of child development and learning

Is this the rewarding role for you? Apply before Friday 17th August 2018 to avoid disappointment.

For more information about this role contact Emily Stokes on for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, 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.


experience with autism spectrum disorders