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Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant

Job description

1:1 SEN TA required in Maidstone for September 2020

Your new School

This highly rated mainstream community primary school in Maidstone are looking for a long term dedicated SEN Teaching Assistant to join the enthusiastic team. The school provides a fantastic learning environment with a nurturing atmosphere to ensure every pupil can make great academic and social progression.

Your new role

You must be a friendly and welcoming professional who has previous roles supporting pupils with additional needs socially and emotionally. You will be working 1:1 with a child in Key Stage 2 who has Autism and learning difficulties. The role will be full time 5 days a week where you will work along-side the class teacher to support the additional needs pupil to progress academically and socially within the classroom setting. The main role for the SEN will be one-to-one support to encourage the pupil with SEN to interact in a respectable and appropriate manner.

What you'll need to succeed

You must hold at least a level 3 qualification in Childcare and ideally have past experience working with a pupil with autism in the past 2 years. You must have a passion to work with children with special requirements to help support their development and quality of learning in a calm and confident matter.

What you'll get in return

You will have the opportunity to work in an extremely rewarding role for a great school in the Maidstone area. We offer you guidance and support in finding your next role as you will have dedicated primary consultant, who has exclusive contracts with numerous schools across the Maidstone area.
You will receive competitive rates of pay, a dedicated consultant along with professional development training. You will also receive GBP50 every time you recommend a friend to us*
• Terms and conditions apply*

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

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All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see 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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