SEN Nurture Class Teaching Assistant

Posted 11 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

SEN School Nurture Class Teaching Assistant 

**Location: Newport

**September Start 


**1 Year minimum of relevant experience required 

Twenty4Seven Education is delighted to work alongside this wonderful special education needs school. The school are looking for an experienced and caring Teaching Assistant to work within their nurture class working with pupils with low-level learning and additional learning needs. The successful candidate will be working on a one-to-one basis or in small groups with the pupils assisting them in their everyday learning and supporting them in their school life.

The School

The school is a friendly and welcoming environment that puts its students at the centre of everything it does. The school is run by a dedicated team of staff who work to put the students first and provide a stimulating and inspiring environment where they are given a range of learning activities that supports them as they develop academically, socially, and personally. They are looking for a passionate and dedicated teaching assistant to work on a one-to-one basis providing support for the pupils day to day school life.

The Role 

The successful candidate will begin working in September and will be working Monday to Friday during term time from 8:30-15:30. They will be working one-to-one and in small groups with pupils with SEN and will support the pupils in their everyday school life.

As an SEN Teaching Assistant you will:

Work one-to-one with a pupil with special educational needs
Work with small groups of pupils with additional learning needs
Assist the pupils in accessing the curriculum
Assist the pupils 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


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 minimum of 1 Year of experience working within an SEN setting
Will have a good command of the English language
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
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.


What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role, please click ‘apply now.’

We are very keen to speak with Mentors, Learning Support Assistants, Residential Workers, Mental Health Workers, Youth workers, SEN Teaching Assistants, and Support Workers interested in this position. If you feel that this is you, please get in touch ASAP!

Your consultant will be in touch with you to arrange the next steps in the recruitment process. All successful applicants attend an interview (online) and undergo relevant safeguarding checks, including an application form.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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