SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 07 February 2024
Salary £75 - £80 per day
Job type Teaching Assistant
Discipline Junior
Contact NameChantelle Hopes

Job description


Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with special educational needs (SEN)? Do you have experience working with challenging behaviours and a desire to support the educational journey of a young learner? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

About the Role: We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate SEN Teaching Assistant to work with a Year 3 pupil who requires additional support due to her complex needs. The successful candidate will have experience in managing challenging behaviours and will play a crucial role in providing tailored support to facilitate the pupil's academic and personal development.

Key Responsibilities of SEN Teaching Assistant:

  • Provide one-on-one support to the pupil, assisting with academic tasks and promoting positive learning experiences.
  • Implement behaviour management strategies tailored to the pupil's needs, ensuring a safe and supportive learning environment.
  • Collaborate effectively with the class teacher and SENCO
  • Monitor and track the pupil's progress, providing regular feedback to the teaching team and parents/carers.
  • Support the pupil in developing social skills and emotional regulation techniques.

Requirements of SEN Teaching Assistant:

  • Previous experience working with children with SEN, particularly those with challenging behaviours.
  • Strong understanding of behaviour management techniques and strategies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with pupils, staff, and parents/carers.
  • Patience, resilience, and a positive at