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Psychology Graduate SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within a Special Educational Needs school who are seeking to appoint teaching assistants with an in-depth knowledge / experience working with pupils with Special Educational Needs.

This SEN school caters for pupils with a range of Special Educational Needs. This role requires a teaching assistant to work with pupils with SEMH, Physical Disabilities and Autism 1:1 and in small groups.

The post would suit a Psychology graduate wanting to gain experience and utilise their degree in Child Development. If you have previous experience working with pupils with Special Educational Needs it is beneficial but not essential .

We are looking for an individual who;

  • Has knowledge of SEMH, Physical Disabilities and Autism
  • Experienced in PEC's, Makaton and British Sign Language is Desirable (not essential)
  • Has excellent communication skills
  • Is it outgoing, can use their initiative and has a good sense of humour!

School Ethos

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Highly supportive and knowledgeable staff
  • Training offered to develop skills working with SEN.
  • Excellent speech and language facilities

If you live in the Thurrock area or can travel from surrounding areas and would like to know more information about this exciting role, please contact Stacey Clark at the Chelmsford Branch on 01245 206760 or apply via the links provided!

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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