sen teaching assistant in haywards heath

20 July 2018
stine hansen, randstad education
job type
£ 14,397.31 - £ 17,333.46 per year
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haywards heath, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 14,397.31 - £ 17,333.46 per year
reference number
stine hansen, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Would you like to be a part of a team which strives to make a difference to children's everyday lives?
Have you got the skills to interact with students that have SEND needs and support them through their everyday challenges?

Within the Haywards Heath area the school is set in its own beautiful grounds. The residential special school caters for students with a range of learning needs and has a fully enhanced curriculum. The aim of the school is to help the individual's access and progress with their independence. The school provides a fantastic holistic approach to education encompassing teaching and learning with a therapy input.
This specialised school is a non-maintained residential special school located in Haywards Heath, designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for boys (age 6-13 years). The children have a range of special needs including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).
The school is looking for a full time teaching assistant starting from September who is willing to make a difference and can engage student in their primary unit.

School Benefits:
● On site parking
● Top of the range technology and modern resources
● Extensive grounds
● Team days and events
● Brilliant career progression opportunities
● A unique teaching approach
● Supportive management
● CPD training

Benefits for working with Randstad:
* Dedicated consultants 24/7 with experience working education
* Free career advice
* Continuous support and guidance through out your whole journey to reach your work goal
* Opportunity to choose your work pattern
* Salary negotiation support
* Market advice
* Matching you with the job opportunity that you are looking for
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Your role as an SEN teaching assistant will include:
 To provide teaching assistance to the teacher defined according to weekly/daily/sessional planning of the teacher
 To provide group and/or individual activities, planned by the teacher
 To work individually with learners/students to develop work.
 To support the general well being of learners within the structure of the school
 To monitor and evaluate learners' learning under the guidance of the teacher
 To assist teachers in the use of relevant management strategies to ensure a purposeful environment for teaching and learning to take place
 To support all learners in their planned structured work in all curriculum areas

Key skills and experience needed:
 Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties.
 Have an understanding of the students with special 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.
 Have experience working in SEND settings.
 Experience working with children is essential.

Are these skills that you feel you have? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then please apply TODAY as I will be interviewing on Tuesday the 9th of June.

Further more, I have an array of positions in Sussex, Surrey and Brighton/Hove 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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