sen teaching assistant in east grinstead

06 December 2018
stine hansen, randstad education
job type
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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east grinstead, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
reference number
stine hansen, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Do you feel that you need a challenge? Would you like to make a difference to students' lives? Does assisting a student with daily tasks that might seem overwhelming or challenging to them sound like a role you can perform with compassion and patience?
Then this SEN teaching assistant role could be just right for you!

The specialised school is based in the East Grinstead area and caters for students of ages 6 - 16, with additional social, emotional and mental health needs. The school aims to provide a creative, structured and stimulating environment that challenges students and engages them positively in learning. Your role as teaching assistant is vital to the educational development of students. You will be join a warm and welcoming who thrives on giving the best support to students and staff.

Your role as a teaching assistant is full time, permanent and with start from January 2019.

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
-MAPA Training
-A unique teaching approach
-Support from care and therapy staff
-Extensive grounds
-Team days and events
-Brilliant career progression opportunities
-On site parking

Your role will include the following:
- 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 playtimes/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 base and part of a small group in a range of activities through out the day
- Using your interests to engage students in learning.

The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:

- Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties.
- Have an understanding of the students with emotional needs.
- Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners.
- 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 their approach to education.
- Own means of transport is essential

Is this a role that you feel is rewarding? Do you have the patience, flexibility and compassion required? Then please apply today as I will be shortlisting and interviewing on the 21st of December 2019.

For more information about this role contact Stine Hansen on 01293-527416 or email for details regarding the role.
Further more, we have an array of positions in Sussex, Surrey, Brighton, Essex and Kent 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.


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