1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)

Posted 1 month ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Bridgend
Application ends: August 12, 2022
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1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)

**Location: Bridgend
**Full-time
**September Start, Until the end of the academic year

Twenty4Seven Education is working alongside this amazing primary school located in a residential area in Bridgend. They are looking for a supportive and passionate Teaching Assistant to work one-to-one with a pupil with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

The school

The school is an inviting and joyful primary school that is dedicated to providing the best education for all their students. The school works alongside parents and pupils to create a rich and enriching curriculum that they can all take pride in. The school recognises each pupil as an individual and works to create a supportive and engaging learning environment that helps each pupil develop academically, socially, and personally. They are looking for a Teaching Assistant who will become a supportive and enthusiastic presence in the classroom.

The role

The successful candidate will begin in September 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 pupil with ASD 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 ASD
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 patient, 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
Experience working in a similar role is desirable but not essential.
Teaching Assistant qualifications are also desirable but not essential (Training qualifications are available at discounted rates)


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.