SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 1 year ago by Twenty 4 Seven
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Job Description

Full-Time SEN Teaching Assistant – Bromsgrove

Location: Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

SEN Specialism: Broad Spectrum

Start Date: ASAP

Contract: Ongoing – Full-Time Only

Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm

Pay Rate: £75-£90 per day

Job Description:

We are looking for multiple passionate and resilient FULL-TIME SEN School Support Workers/Teaching Assistants for a Primary School in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire to join their team, starting ASAP an ongoing basis.

You MUST be able to commute to Bromsgrove on a full-time basis Monday-Friday 8:30am-3:30pm!

This job will require you to assist the teacher in providing an exciting and engaging curriculum, as well as supporting a small number of students with additional needs who need that extra bit of help to reach their full academic potential. You will be encouraging a positive and inclusive atmosphere within the classroom, which will positively influence the emotional, social and academic development of the children.

The School:

This ‘Good’ Ofsted Rated SEN School located in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire caters for students aged 4-19 and are inclusive to students identified with a broad spectrum of Special Educational Needs (SEN). Their purpose is to provide a safe, positive, stimulating and challenging learning environment where all their pupils’ needs are identified and met and where progress, achievements and success are recognised and celebrated. In addition, they will develop pupil’s personal responsibility and encourage decision making and choice. To achieve this, they listen to and respect their pupils’ voice and contributions, communicating with them through whatever means appropriate. Their children are supported to make good judgements; to protect themselves and to manage their emotions and communicate ideas and they ensure their young people are ready for life’s opportunities. Relationships between staff and pupils are excellent and create a genuine, positive and supportive family atmosphere. They develop individualised pathways where pupils are best prepared for life beyond school, taking in to account their individual needs.

Ideal Candidate will:

Have a recognised Teaching Assistant Qualification would be advantageous
Have a minimum of 3 months experience working in an education setting, working with students with Special Educational Needs – Especially Autism (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD).
Have experience using communication methods; such as British Sign Language (BSL) and Makaton would be desirable
Have an enhanced DBS certificate registered to the update service or willing to pay and apply for a new certificate
Have the ability to tailor their skills to meet the needs of each individual child
Be kind, caring and patient when dealing with children who require specialist support
What to do next?

Register your interest with Twenty4Seven Education today by contacting Ellefrom our Worcester office on 01905 896665.

Key Benefits of working with Twenty4Seven Education:

Competitive rates of pay
Your own dedicated and friendly consultant who is available 24/7
FREE Safeguarding Training
£100 For All Referral Scheme
Early notification of Training/Courses/Workshops
FREE or heavily discounted CPD Courses (Level 2 TA Course, BSL Certification, Mental Wellbeing of Children Certification and Paediatric First Aid Course)
Minimal Administration
Twenty4Seven Education provides services as an Education Agency and an Education Employment Business. As members of the REC Twenty4Seven Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects every candidate to share this commitment. Placements are subject, to appropriate Child Protection screening, including checks with former employers and the Disclosure and Barring Checks.