SEND teaching assistants

Location: County Durham
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11294579
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: 20 days ago
SEN Teaching Assistant
Immediate start dates available upon successful safeguarding checks completed.

Protocol Education are currently working with Primary schools in Bishop Auckland who are looking to appoint SEN Teaching Assistants, ideally with experience of working with children with Behavioural Needs, ASD and SEMH needs.

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

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.