sen teaching assistant in horsham

posted
08 January 2019
contact
stine hansen, randstad education
job type
permanent
salary
£ 15,500 - £ 16,500 per year
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posted
location
horsham, south east
specialism
education
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 15,500 - £ 16,500 per year
experience
Teaching
reference number
CJ310278
contact
stine hansen, randstad education
phone
01293 527416
apply now

job description

Are you looking for a change in career? Would you like to make a difference with students who find everyday tasks and learning challenging? Are you patient, flexible and able to build a strong rapport with people? Then this could be the right role for you!

I am recruiting for a teaching assistant to join an outstanding SEN school based in the Horsham area. You will be joining a team whose aim is to provide the best educational, care and transition pathways for children and young people from ages 7 - 19 years who experience difficulties with learning and communication because of their special needs. The school provides you with excellent courses in Autism awareness, Team Teach, Mindfulness and Makaton. The position is permanent and full time with start from February 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
- 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 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 basis 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 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 patients for this role? Then this is definitely the role for you!

Interviews will be held on Friday the 25th of January 2019 so please apply today.

For more information about this role please contact Stine (pronounce Steena) Hansen on 01293 527 416 or email stine.hansen@randstadeducation.co.uk.
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.

skills

experience with autism spectrum disorders