1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant (Speech and Language Difficulties)
**3 Months of relevant experience required
Twenty4Seven Education is delighted to be working alongside a successful and inviting primary school in a residential area in Newport. They are looking for a one-to-one Teaching Assistant to work in a reception class with students with speech, language, and communication difficulties and difficulties with fine motor skills.
The school provides itself on creating a safe, caring, and nurturing environment. They strive to provide all students with an enriching learning environment where they can develop their inquisitive and creative personalities. The school is part of a tight-knit community and listens to both the parents and pupils to help shape the way they approach education and provide a learning environment they can all take pride in. They are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to join their resource base and provide a fun and passionate approach to learning. The successful candidate will become part of the team of staff who are dedicated to helping children develop academically, socially, and personally.
The successful candidate will begin working in September and continue through to the end of the academic year. They will be working term-time from 8:30 to 15:30 Monday to Friday. They will be working on a one-to-one basis with a pupil with speech, language, and communication difficulties and difficulties with fine motor skills.
As a one-to-one SEN TA you will:
Work one-to-one with a pupil with speech, language, and communication difficulties
Work one-to-one with a pupil with fine motor skill issues
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 in the best way possible
Support the classroom teacher and work with small groups of pupils
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 SEND
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
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
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.