sen teaching assistant in horsham

26 November 2018
stine hansen, randstad education
job type
£ 12,000 - £ 15,000 per year
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horsham, 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 passionate working with SEN students? Do you feel you have the right skills to make a difference in their daily lives? Would you like to be part of a team whose main goal is to create a happy, purposeful and calm atmosphere, where learners blossom and thrive? If you answered "yes" to these questions, this might be the role for you!

I am recruiting for a teaching assistant to join a warm and thriving SEND school, based in the Horsham area.

This specialised school is a co-educational residential and day school catering for students between the ages of 5 - 16 with learning difficulties. You will be joining a large group of supportive and welcoming staff. The schools ethos shows that every student has the right to reach its full potential to become a good citizen. Your role will be permanent and full time.

Benefits of working with Randstad:
* Out of hours service
* 1:1 specialised SEND consultant with experience working in education
* Team Teach training
* E-learning available for all candidates
* Exclusive roles available
* Positions matched to your dream job

Benefits of working at the school:
* On going CPD for all staff
* Opportunity to attend all in-house training
* Free School Meal
* Onsite parking
* Paid holidays
* A heated outdoor swimming pool
* Sensory room
* Outdoor play areas
* Soft indoor play area

Your role will require:
* Working inside or outside the classroom with individuals or groups
* Adapting support according to needs
* Looking after students physical, social and emotional welfare
* Encouraging children's confidence, self esteem and independence

The skills required:
* Ability to respond to the needs of the student and adapt accordingly
* A positive, energetic and enthusiastic outlook
* Patience, understanding and empathy with students and parents
* Experience working in SEND is desirable but not essential
* Own means of transport is essential

If you feel that this is the right position for you, then please apply today as I will be interviewing on the 5th of December 2018.

For more information about this role please contact Stine (pronounced Steena) Hansen on 01293 527 416 or email

Further more, we have an array of SEN 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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