Primary Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Location: Redbridge
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: Newbridge
Salary: £83.85 - 100.00 per day
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Title: Primary Special Needs Teaching Assistant


England, Greater London, Redbridge

Job Type:

Permanent, Full-Time hours

Primary Industry:

Special Education


£83.85 - £100 Per day

Job Duties:

  • Provide support and assistance to primary school students with special educational needs
  • Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students
  • Work closely with teachers to create a positive learning environment
  • Help students with personal care and mobility needs
  • Support students in classroom activities and during break times

Required Qualifications:

  • A relevant Teaching Assistant qualification is desired but not compulsory
  • Experience working with children with special educational needs
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar role within a school setting
  • Knowledge of special educational needs practises and strategies
  • Ability to adapt support techniques to meet individual student needs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional training in special educational needs
  • First Aid certification

Working Conditions:

  • Working hours may vary depending on school requirements
  • May involve physical activity such as assisting with student mobility
  • Potential exposure to challenging behaviour from students
  • Regular collaboration with teaching staff and educational specialists

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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