School Support Worker/Teaching Assistant (SEN)

Posted 5 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
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Job Description

School Support Worker/Teaching Assistant (SEN)

We are actively seeking a school support worker/teaching assistant for an SEN school in Bromsgrove. The school requires individuals who are passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated in supporting children and young adults with additional needs such as social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) and autism (ASD).

Applicants must be willing to work with students with learning difficulties and additional needs and/or have relevant previous experience working with SEN children or adults. This role is full time, term time only which means you have all of the school’s holidays off and weekends/evenings to yourself. Perfect for someone with a young family or looking for a work-life balance.

32.5 hours per week, term time only, 8.30am – 3.30pm.

Must have:

Experience with SEND children and/or adults
Calm, caring, considerate, compassionate and most of all be patient.
Understanding of key issues like challenging behaviour, and safeguarding
Willing to have a child and adult DBS check
Understanding of relevant policies/codes of practice and awareness of relevant legislation
Team Teach desirable but not a must
Communication and language experience desirable but not a must
Personal care
Typical duties of a school support worker/teaching assistant:

Attend to the pupils’ personal needs, and implement related personal programmes
Supervise and support pupils in accessing learning
Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Support Plans and Personal Care programmes.
Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under guidance of the teacher.
Provide detailed and regular feedback to teachers on pupils’ achievement, progress, problems etc.
Personal care
What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role, please click ‘apply now’ and a member of the team will be in touch.

We are very keen to speak with Learning Support Assistants, Residential Workers, Youth workers, SEN Teaching Assistants, Support Workers who are interested in this position. If you feel that this is you, please apply now!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time