Class Support Assistant - Cranleigh "What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning." -Chuck GrassleyAre you ready for a new challenge, helping vulnerable pupils fulfil their potential?Are you looking for a meaningful role where you can put your interpersonal skills to good use?Do you enjoy helping young people thrive and achieve their full potential?An "Outstanding" school, in Cranleigh, Surrey, is looking for outgoing and resilient individuals who have a positive attitude and are ready for a new challenge. The school supports children and young people with an autism spectrum disorder. The children are offered an individualised curriculum, alongside onsite therapy sessions and a range of key life skills and learning opportunities led by the dedicated teams allowing them to thrive and achieve their full potential. If you have experience working with childrens or young adults, and an interest or experience in the issue of SEND/autism spectrum disorders, this may be the role for you. PLease note, you do not need SEN experience to apply. The school will provide you with comprehensive practical and theoretical training alongside a career pathway in SEN teaching within a very friendly and supportive environment. This role offers an amazing range of benefits: -Fully funded and supported training opportunities with UK leading experts-The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment where no 2 days are the same-The benefit of working 1 to 1 with pupils within small sized classes-Part time hours available -44 days holiday-Term time only-Free onsite parking Your role would include:-Interacting and participating with the pupils in the development of skills, supporting pupils with their social and emotional development -Building good relationships with the pupils, teachers and parents - Supporting with indoor/outdoor playtime for pupils whilst encouraging good play - Encouraging and enabling pupils to maintain acceptable levels of personal and environmental hygiene, provide personal care (toileting, feeding) for pupils - Taking part in extra-curricular and off-site activities with pupils during school hours-Contributing to the production and maintenance of appropriate curricular teaching materials, including downloading from web, printing and laminating Skills and capabilities:-Experience of working with children and/or young adults from 4 - 19 years with or without special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) - Good standard of numeracy and literacy - Interest/experience in the issue of SEND/autism spectrum disorders - Commitment to ongoing professional development and training- Own means of transport due to locationBenefits for working with Randstad:-Dedicated consultants 24/7 (we are on call) with experience working in the education sector-Continuous support and guidance throughout your whole journey to help you reach your goal-Salary negotiation support-Market advice-Matching you with the job opportunity that you are looking for-Exclusive jobs-Advice and feedback on your current CV from education professionals If you want to know more about this fabulous opportunity or wish to send us your application then please don't hesitate to apply now!This role is open to receiving applications over the next two weeks. Within a week of the closing date, appropriate applicants will begin an interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage of the interview process with appropriate school leadership.For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Sara Nogosek on 01293 527416 or email email@example.comIf this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in Sussex and Surrey which may also be of interest to you. If you know someone who would be interested, please pass along their contact details! 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.