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SEN - Learning Support Assistant - Folkestone

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Job description

Are you a Learning Support or Teaching Assistant looking for more opportunities to expand your experience, or get more hours during the term time?

As a trusted recruiter for Educational Establishments for many years, Teaching Personnel are now recruiting for Teaching Assistants, SEN and Specialists to work in classroom settings with SEN students aged from 5 - 19 years old.

As these roles involve working with students with a range of learning difficulties or disabilities, ideally we'll be looking for candidates who are passionate and knowledgeable about what the job entails and are also able to adapt to support needs.

Duties

  • Preparing learning materials under the supervision of the teacher.
  • Working inside or outside the classroom (1-2-1 or group sessions).
  • Adapting support according to needs.
  • Looking after students physical, social and emotional welfare.
  • Creating information and help to teachers.
  • Keeping records and attending review meetings.


Key Skills

  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Literacy and Numeracy Skills.
  • The ability to deal with/manage difficult behaviour or adapt to child's needs.
  • Creative and Practical Skills for activities.
  • Candidate must have a valid DBS or be willing to apply for one.
  • Have previous experience working with SEN students or have previous experience working as a youth worker


Placements starting ASAP

If this sounds like you and your interested in learning more about the roles, please apply today or call for an informal chat.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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