1:1 SEN TA with Challenging Behaviours

Location: Grays
Job Type: Part Time
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: mjyi
Salary: £83.85 - 85.00 per day + £50 referral fee
Job Published: 26 days ago

Job Title: 1:1 Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant with Challenging Behaviours


East of England, Essex, Grays

Job Type:

Temporary, Full-Time hours

Primary Industry:

Education and Training


£83.85 - £85 Per day


£50 referral fee

Job Duties:

  • Provide 1:1 support to students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) who exhibit challenging behaviours
  • Implement individualised education plans (IEPs) and behaviour management strategies
  • Assist with classroom activities and support the overall learning environment
  • Collaborate with teachers and other staff members to ensure the well-being and progress of students
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress and behaviour incidents

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience working with students with SEN, particularly those with challenging behaviours
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and de-escalate challenging situations
  • Basic understanding of safeguarding and child protection policies


Previous experience working in a similar role within an educational setting

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Understanding of various SEN conditions and their impact on learning
  • Ability to adapt teaching strategies to meet individual student needs
  • Knowledge of behaviour management techniques and de-escalation strategies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Specific training in supporting students with challenging behaviours
  • Certification in first aid and/or safeguarding

Working Conditions:

  • Work primarily within a school setting
  • May involve handling challenging behaviour and emotional situations
  • Full-Time hours, temporary position

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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