sen teaching assistant in preston

08 January 2019
mark ellison, randstad education
job type
£ 60 - £ 80 per day, PAYE
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preston, north west
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 60 - £ 80 per day, PAYE
Non Teaching
reference number
mark ellison, randstad education
01772 259966
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job description

Are you a Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge? Whilst looking to progress your career in Education whilst working within a mainstream school environment. The school is based in Preston, and has a specialist centre to provide a spacious, calm and safe environment in which young people can thrive and learn.

You will be working with children in a classroom environment.

The role involves assistance with young people within the schools learning support centre, assisting by supporting students who have special needs and learning difficulties with both their academic progression and their behaviour.

Job Responsibilities:

* Supporting the class teacher and other members of the support staff
* Working with children individually and in small groups
* Encouraging children to reach their potential

Preferred Skills:

* Special Educational Needs experience
* TA Qualifications
* DBS certificate
* Willing to encourage young people to succeed
* A caring and patient personality

Randstad is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check if they don't already hold one on the update service. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice.

Associated Benefits:

* Great transport links
* Free parking
* Supportive team
* On site training

We will be considering applications until 31st January 2019.

If you feel as though this role is for you please apply to or alternatively phone 01772 259966.


behaviour management,building relationships,classroom management,de-escalation techniques,experience in managing challenging behaviour,experience with autism spectrum disorders,experience with learning difficulties,experience with social emotional mental health


BTEC certificate in children,CACHE level 2 or 3,NVQ level 2,NVQ level 2 in children,NVQ level 3

educational requirements

high school