sen teaching assistant in haywards heath

24 May 2018
sarah elmasry, randstad education
job type
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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haywards heath, 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 SEN children?
Do you have an understanding of what it takes to work with SEN?
Are you looking for a role that will make a difference and be rewarding?

A specialised school near Haywards Heath 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 is vital to the continuity of the children's progress and development. Continuity is key in this setting so you do need to be able to commit to a 5 day a week role.

Benefits for working with Randstad:
E- Learning for CPD
Team teach training available
Dedicated consultant through out your journey
Out of office service 24/7

School Benefits:
Access to all school facilities
Easy access to public transport (5 min walk from train station)
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 learners in accessing the curriculum
Understanding of how to tailor tasks to meet each individual learners needs

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

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