SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 216992388-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2021
  • Company: Teaching Personnel
  • Location: Torquay, Devon
  • Salary: £300 to £325
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a secondary SEN school in Torquay and are looking for Teaching Assistants to work at the school. This is a part time role to begin after the February half term.

The roles and responsibilities for the positions include:

To deliver 1:1 and small group intervention programmes.
To support pupils in improving motivation, confidence and self-esteem.
To support teachers with learning needs of specific pupils.
To work pro-actively to ensure the care and safety of all children.
The experience and skills required for this role include:

Level 2 or above in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or similar.
Experience of working with children with challenging behaviour.
The ability to relate well to children and adults and establish positive relationships.
Good communication skills (verbal and written).
A positive approach and the ability to encourage pupils.
Good use of own initiative and the ability to work as part of a team.
In order to work for Teaching Personnel and clear our vetting process, you must have a Child Workforce DBS subscribed to the Update Service. Full assistance will be provided should you need to apply for a new check, at a standard cost of £40, plus an annual subscription fee of £13 for the Update Service.

If you hold experience working with children or young people and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education, please contact Harley on the details below or email your CV and a covering letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for 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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