SEN Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Junior , Infant , Special Needs

  • Job type:

    Teaching Assistant

  • Contact:

    Rachel Tobin

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Step Teachers have been requested to source an experienced Learning Support Assistant to join an Primary School within the Plymouth area. The role is to support a child within a year 2 class. This is a long term contract, commencing immediately, which may possibly progress to permanent opportunity within the school, for the successful candidate. 
To be eligible for this role you will have;
  • Proven experience in dealing with challenging behaviour
  • The ability to manage various tasks required by the class teacher
  • Experience supporting pupils on a 1 to 1 basis
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to motivate pupils to learn
  • Have patience with children who find conforming to rules and expectations difficult
This primary school creates a wonderful learning environment that is safe, welcoming and stimulating, where all students are valued and have a sense of belonging. The school believes that nurturing the personal social and emotional development of children has a positive impact on learning subsequently enabling all students to grow into confident, lifelong learners with the skills to achieve whatever they set their minds to. The core values of schools are based on building a community that is kind, nurturing and respectful of others.
To be eligible to apply for this role through Step Teachers, you will first need to undergo our registration process, which includes; a video interview, full referencing, qualification checks and the obligatory safeguarding checks as step teachers are committed to the wellbeing of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.
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