teaching assistant in chester

18 December 2018
claire kiernan, randstad education
job type
£ 55 - £ 70 per day
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chester, north west
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 55 - £ 70 per day
Non Teaching
reference number
claire kiernan, randstad education
01244 500425
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job description

Are you looking for a new environment as a SEN Teaching Assistant?

Do you want to be a valuable part of a team as a SEN Teaching Assistant?

Are you a confident SEN Teaching Assistant or have a background in Drama/ Sports/ Music/ Coaching/ Acting with desire to work in SEN Schools?

If yes and you are looking to start this academic term as a Teaching Assistant, please continue reading below and HIT the APPLY button NOW!

We have an opportunity for someone to join our hardworking and committed support staff team in January 2019. The position involves working everyday 8:30-15:30 with a year 1 pupil on a 1:1 basis.
Ideally we require someone with experience of working with children with special needs, but this isn't essential. The successful candidate will have a good sense of humour, a calm and patient manner, but have determination and resilience to make a difference.

The position is initially until the end of the academic year, but the chances are that it will continue beyond this date, either as it is or alternative deployment with another 1:1.


* Providing day to day classroom support and 1:1 to the children and assisting with pupil behaviour SEN needs
* Establishing good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and responding to individual needs
* Encouraging pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher.
* Helping to plan lessons by preparing materials and resources


* Qualified to Level 2 as a Teaching Assistant (or equivalent) OR have relevant experience/interest in working with children within an SEN setting or with Autism
* Have an understanding of the National Curriculum
* Have the confidence to address conflict and challenging behaviour, once trained
* Be willing to work flexibly and constructively as part of a team


£300 refer a friend scheme
A work APP that enables you to update available and pick your own work
Free on site parking
Practical working patterns

If this role sounds like the perfect new year new start position please get in touch and if this role does not suit your experience or qualifications but you are looking for work or you know someone who is get in touch!
£300 for a successful referral!!


121 teaching experience


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