sen teaching assistant in crawley

21 August 2019
stine hansen, randstad education
job type
£ 12,000 - £ 16,500 per year
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crawley, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 12,000 - £ 16,500 per year
reference number
stine hansen, randstad education
01293 527416

job description

Do you have experience working with SEND students?

Are you looking for your next role?

Are you looking to work full time with an immediate start?

Yes? Then look no further…

I am recruiting for a passionate teaching assistant to join a warm and welcoming special needs school in the Burgess Hill area. The SEN school provides "Outstanding" lessons for students (aged 6-19) on the autistic spectre. Management and staff are well known for their positive focus, development and approach to all students. The school provides you with training whilst working. You will receive certificates in Autism awareness, Team Teach, Mindfulness and Makaton.

Benefits of working with Randstad:
- Exclusive online services
- On call 24/7
- Career advice
- Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
- Team teach training
- Advice and editing on your current CV
- Dedicated consultant throughout your journey

School Benefits:
- Top of the range technology and modern resources
- Team teach Training
- A unique teaching approach
- Support from management and staff
- Extensive grounds
- Team days and events
- Brilliant career progression opportunities
- On site parking
- Warm and free lunch provided by the school
- 14 weeks of paid holiday per annum

Your responsibilities include:
- Assist students during class making sure they are on track
- Liaise with class teacher to ensure a smooth running class
- Supervision of children during their play times/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 basis and part of a small group in a range of activities throughout the day
- Using your interests to engage students in learning

The ideal candidate will posses the following skills and capabilities:

- Be able to work with learners with various learning difficulties
- Have an understanding of Autism is desirable but not essential
- Willingness to learn and build relationships with students
- 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 your approach to education
- Own means of transport is essential

Do you feel that you have the skills and patience for this role? Then this is definitely the role for you!

Interviews are currently being held so do not miss out of this amazing opportunity and apply today.

For more information about this role please contact Stine (pronounced Steena) Hansen on 01293 527 416 or email
If this isn't the right role for you, I have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey, Essex and Kent 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