SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Colchester
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Teacher | Primary Teachers | SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support | SEN | Early Years Teaching | UK Teaching Jobs for International Teachers
Reference: PE11283512
Salary: £60 - £70 per day
Job Published: 14 days ago
I am currently working with a Primary schools in Colchester and Clacton who are looking to appoint SEN Teaching Assistants, ideally with experience of working with children with Behavioural Needs, ASD and SEMH needs.

The apppointed Teaching Assistant will be working primarily 1 to 1 with children who have EHCPs. The successful candidate will also be expected to support the classsroom teacher by working with small groups of children. Experience leading intervention groups is essentials.

The role will also involve supporting individual children during break times and lunch times. The successful individuals will support Class Teachers in the teaching and welfare of the assigned individual, ensuring they attain the targets set. Dealing with the behavioural, communication, social and emotional development of the children is integral to this role.

The school can offer you:
• A commitment to providing children with high quality learning opportunities
• A dedicated team of staff and governors
• A positive working environment
• Supportive and approachable Senior Leadership Team
• Strong and supportive SEN team

The ideal candidate will be:
• Able to develop an understanding of the educational, welfare and social needs of the child with whom you are supporting
• Able to stay calm and objective when presented with unusual or challenging behaviour
• Enthusiastic and committed to working as part of a team, including working closely with outside agencies
• Able to relate exceptionally well with children and to go that extra mile to help them achieve
• Experienced of Primary School environments

If you are interested in this role, then we would love to hear from you.

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