sen teaching assistant in huntingdon

posted
14 May 2019
contact
saffron bailey, randstad education
job type
permanent
salary
Competitive
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posted
location
huntingdon, east of england
specialism
education
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
experience
Non Teaching
reference number
CJ346706
contact
saffron bailey, randstad education
phone
01223 368836

job description

Have you got experience with children with special needs? Are you a resilient candidate that is able to build rapport quickly with challenging learners on a one-to-one basis and in the classroom?
We are looking for a engaging teaching assistant to join a OFSTED 'outstanding' SEN School in Huntingdon. You will be working with children with learning difficulties and speech & language needs while supporting them to access an interactive and practical curriculum. The school provides excellent facilities in order for the students to gain emotional, behavioural and social support alongside an academic curriculum.

£18,795 pro-rata (Actual Salary £15,592)

32.5 hours a week, term time only. Start Date: September 2019 or ASAP


Benefits:
* Supporting and nurturing a young pupil.
* Exciting and fun environment.
* Working on a 1:1 basis and in small groups with pupils
* A highly rewarding career path

Responsibilities:
*Providing feedback to teacher on student's progress and development
*Creating a secure and positive classroom environment
*Supervising and monitoring behaviour
*Following the individual learning plans set by the teacher
* Understand the needs of each student and help them to develop skills through creative play
* Elements of care may be involved so prior experience is ideal but not essential
* Patience and flexibility to deal with changes

Requirements:
*Experience of working with special needs children is essential.
*Confident managing challenging behaviour in the classroom and using de-escalation techniques.
*5 GCSE qualifications with grades A - C in English and Mathematics is a requirement.
*A childcare qualification that meets the requirements of the Early Years Qualifications List is desirable.
* Up to date DBS



Does this role excite you? If so, please apply online or alternatively give the Randstad team a call.

I look forward to hearing from you soon.

skills

experience in managing challenging behaviour