1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 3 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Rhondda Cynon Taf
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant

 

**Location: Rhondda Cynon Taf

**ASAP Start

**Full time

**3 Months of relevant experience required

Twenty4Seven Education is working alongside this lovely
primary school located in a residential area in Rhondda Cynon Taf.
They are looking for a supportive and passionate Teaching Assistant
to work one-to-one with a year 5 pupil with Additional learning
needs.

The School

The school works to create a welcoming and happy environment
where pupils feel confident to develop and push themselves to
become more active and passionate learners. The school is run by a
dedicated team of staff who work together to create a stimulating
environment where both pupils and staff grow and develop their
skills creating an ever-evolving and developing learning
environment. They are looking for a full-time teaching assistant
who will continue this dedication to education and will prove to be
a cheerful and welcoming presence within the classroom and
school.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin as soon as possible and work
full-time until the end of the academic year. They will work
term-time during weekdays from 8:30 to 15:30. They will work
one-to-one with a year 5 pupil with additional learning needs
supporting them academically and personally as well as supporting
the classroom teacher and occasionally working in a small group of
pupils completing learning activities set by the teacher.

As a One-to-one Teaching Assistant you
will:

  • Work one-to-one with a pupil with additional learning
    needs
  • Assist the pupil in accessing the curriculum
  • Assist the pupil in making progress academically, socially, and
    personally
  • Get to know the pupil and learn how to support them
    further
  • Work with the pupil and teacher to plan and put into action
    systems to help the pupil
  • Support the classroom teacher and work in small groups
    completing learning activities set by the teacher

The successful candidate:

  • Will be caring, enthusiastic, and approachable
  • Will have experience working within an educational setting
  • Will have an understanding of how to support children with
    SEN
  • Will have a good command of the English language
  • Will have a minimum of 3 months of relevant childcare
    experience
  • Teaching Assistant qualifications are also desirable but not
    essential (Training qualifications are available at discounted
    rates through Twenty4Seven Education)

The Benefits of working with Twenty4Seven
Education:

  • Opportunities to work in a variety of local Schools & Colleges
    which enables you to establish where you work best
  • Twenty-4-Seven support from your designated consultant
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Recommend-a-friend Scheme

Twenty 4 Seven Education is committed to safeguarding and
promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, this position is
subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
and will be required to obtain an Education Workforce Council (EWC)
check. Full assistance will be provided.