SEN TA with Care Assistant experience are needed!

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11236141
Salary: £70 - £80 per annum
Job Published: about 1 month ago
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Psychology Graduates needed - SEN Teaching Assistant

Would you like to increase your experience working with SEN pupils of varying degree of ability and behaviour?
Do you have a passion for working with SEN students and looking to impact classroom standards and motivation?
What does the job consist of?

Good to Outstanding Southwark mainstream primary schools are looking for enthusiastic SEN Teaching Assistants / SEN TAs to join their team. As a SEN Teaching Assistant, you will be working closely with pupil's parents sometimes, parent evenings, keeping on top of their behavioural patterns and ensuring good work carried out at school is continued in the home. This presents an ideal role for Psychology graduates who is looking towards a MSc and research projects or to pursue a career working with young individuals.

As an SEN Teaching Assistant, you must have a natural aptitude on the behaviour management and interpersonal skills as well as a very enthusiastic and positive manner. You must be able to have a level of resilience, have a good sense of humour, be able to build rapport easily and will ideally have experience working with students who have Autism, SLD, PMLD or Behaviour Issues.

Experience within a similar role is ideal however, not essential. This is ideal for Psychology graduates or even students in their final year of studies. Applicants must have a DBS on the update service or be willing to apply one.

• Experienced working with children
• Experienced working with SEND needs (PMLD, SLD, ASD)
• Passionate about the potential for education and will go that extra mile every day
• Adaptable, and able to work in a challenging setting
• Interested in working in a different environment
• Committed and resilient